photo by Gretchen Moore
June 25, 2004
Mandarin Ducks are not native to Ketchikan. These birds are native to the forests of China and Japan. The Mandarin is held in high esteem by the Japanese and the Chinese. In these countries, they serve as a symbol of happiness and marital fidelity.
Ketchikan has a variety of
unique and exotic birds... and a variety of unique and exotic
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