15th February 2015

Mallards Pike Lake may be known locally for its water sports and outdoor pursuits, yet many are unaware of the thriving domestic goose and duck population that live here. It really is a beautiful area and one from which the sound of bird calls can lead you well off the beaten track.

Male and Female Mandarin Ducks On Water Back To Back, Taken In The Forest Of Dean

Male and Female Mandarin Ducks On Water, Taken In The Forest Of Dean

Mandarin Duck Drinking, Taken In The Forest Of Dean

Mandarin Duck In Water Side On, Taken In The Forest Of Dean

Domestic Goose In Water Side On, Taken In The Forest Of Dean

Domestic Goose In Water Face On, Taken In The Forest Of Dean

Mottled Duck in Water, Taken In The Forest Of Dean

Catkins In The Forest Of Dean