News Blog for Seattle's Maple Leaf Neighborhood


The park Christmas duck has found a mate

January 15th, 2016 by Mike

The Mallard drake spotted in north Maple Leaf Reservoir Park on Christmas Day has apparently found a mate.

They were together Thursday and this afternoon.

→ 1 CommentTags: , , , ,

The Easter Mallard

April 5th, 2015 by Mike

This Easter morning two Mallards were visiting our park – adding a 38th species to the Maple Leaf Reservoir Park bird list.

These male and female Mallards are the first waterfowl we’ve seen swimming in the park. (The bird list includes Trumpeter Swan and Great Blue Heron, but they were seen flying overhead.)

Happy Easter!

→ 1 CommentTags: , , ,