SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

May 23, 2007

VIDEO: Make way for ducklings



courtesy video

Wild mallard ducklings hatch under the red glow of a heat lamp in the Hamilton home of Melissa Dolan. The eggs were rescued by her father, Bill Poole, after a hawk killed the mother duck. On Tuesday evening, May 22, Dolan was ready with her camcorder as two of the 11 eggs hatched.