We had strong storms move through the area recently, complete with quarter-size hail and winds strong enough to send my sons and I scrambling for the basement. The morning after the storm, I was walking to check the crops for storm damage (none!) and I saw a newly born baby duckling swimming in a puddle of rain in my greenhouse plastic.
No mother in sight, may have arrived from a neighbor's pond 1/4 mile away.... no idea. My sons have adopted it and we'll keep it safe until it's old enough to survive on it's own.
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