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Winter freeze has made less open water available in the marshes of the Fraser River Delta near Vancouver for ducks and other water fowl. This male mallard duck appears to be very much enjoying the small opening in the ice on a sunny late afternoon.
Nikon D300, Nikkor f4 600 mm lens, ISO 400, f4, 1/800.