New Yorkers are lining up in Central Park to see the duck-Mandarin duck

Нью-йоркцы выстраиваются в очередь в Центральном парке, чтобы увидеть утку-мандаринку

New Yorkers are lining up in Central Park to see the duck-Mandarin duck

Author: Natalia Nikolaeva

Photo: twitter.com/angelbyshaggy/

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People are attracted to a wide variety of events. This is often any incidents, accidents or scandals. But life — an unpredictable thing, so events occur, it attracts attention because of the beauty and strangeness. What cannot be, or rather, what wasn’t supposed to happen, you can watch in Central Park in new York.

“Tangerine” (“Mandarin duck”, or “Chinese duck”) was first noticed in the spring, but the first recorded meeting occurred in early October. Some of the witnesses had posted photos of how to feed her since June, although the first meeting was in April.

The uniqueness of this situation lies in the fact that the homeland of this species in Eastern Asia, beyond which it can be found in Britain and Ireland (less than 1000 pairs), North America (California, about 550 pairs).

Where did this bird in new York is unknown. Because at the moment for this instance of threats is not fixed, it is planned to leave the bird to live in Central Park.

New Yorkers are already not the first day lined up to look at it. If you want to follow their example and see the new gem with your own eyes, you most often see on a pond in Central Park, and Turtle pond.

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