17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mandarin Duck by Pond in Black Mountain, North Carolina

While out for a morning walk on the Black Mountain, NC Golf Course my wife and i encountered this Mandarin Duck. This beautiful duck is very scarce in this area and rarely encountered.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5500
Copyright: © Jack Ollis