19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mallard among the Irises.

Mallard drake was hiding among the spring Irises calling to the hen. She was still swimming in our pond and he was ready to leave. It was very clear that he was not happy.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Battle Ground, Washington, United States of America
Camera: COOLPIX S8200
Copyright: © Georgia Gooch