Five Facts About Mallards:
- A female mallard has a louder and more distinct quack sound.
- They prefer calm, shallow places of water.
- They eat water plants, grass seeds, insects, fish, pond weeds, snails, frogs and more.
- Female mallards lay between 5 and 14 eggs.
- Mallards can live as long as sixteen years, but many only live one or two years.