Two mallard ducks make a triangular pattern of ripples as they chase each other in a tranquil pond. The male mallard has a distinguishing shiny green head, while the female mallard is more subdued, with speckled brown feathers.
Waterfowl decoys are used by hunters to attract live ducks and other waterfowl to hunting blinds. They may be crafted of work, cork, or plastic, and are shaped and finished to look like real ducks.
Down is the natural insulating layer found under the feathers on ducks and geese, and makes for very comfortable bedding! Down comforters are naturally warm in the winter and cool in the summer.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's decision to throw her weight behind a French initiative to create a unified European armed force has surprised some of her fellow continental leaders.
Straits Times. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:07:59 +0800.