May 22, 2024

Ducks by the Edinburg Mill

The creek that once powered the Edinburg Mill is home to a flock of ducks. People feed them, and in return, they allow us to watch them. Many of them are mallards, and some appear to be domestic ducks or hybrids.

The adult male is known for his iridescent green head, and the female is mottled brown yet pretty.

I love seeing them fly. The final shot looks a little awkward, but I was pleased to capture them in flight using my cell phone so I am including it.


  1. Great collection of cute ducks!
    Take care, enjoy your day!

  2. Looks like you enjoyed this walk on the creek that once powered Edinburgh's mill!
    The photos are beautiful and evoke a sense of calm (the contact with nature)

  3. Capturing a duck in flight with a cell phone is an award-winning achievement!

  4. fight is wonderful.

  5. Excellent capture of these little guys living so close to people...and still just being ducks!


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