Two male Mallards (Anus platyrhynchos) on a pool in autumn with one raising up and flapping its wings.

- Image ID: KHWRTY
Two male Mallards (Anus platyrhynchos) on a pool in autumn with one raising up and flapping its wings.
Paul Young / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: KHWRTY
This image has been taken ethically. The subject has not been manipulated or restrained in any way, nor has it been attracted with bait or recorded calls. The encounter was a chance interaction with the subject which was made possible by being in the correct habitat for the species. It has had basic image management but has not been digitally altered.
Location: Welney, United Kingdom