Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis) Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis) photo
Male swimming in a city park lake.
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There were two pairs of scaups in the lake. Normally they keep their distance, but this male couldn't resist coming over to get some bread being thrown by visitors. Even then he kept his distance from shore.

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