April 16, 2010 in City
Courtesy of Gary Grissom photo

A female mallard duck sits on her nest near the Lincoln Building on Riverside Avenue at about 9 a.m. Friday morning, April 16, 2010, in downtown Spokane.

Courtesy of Gary Grissom photo

This photo, taken at about 10:30 a.m., shows damage to the duck nest near the Lincoln Building on Riverside Avenue on Friday, April 16, 2010. Someone or something took four of the six eggs laid by a mallard duck the week before.

Courtesy of Gary Grissom photo

This photo, taken at about 10:30 a.m., shows damage to the duck nest and planter box near the Lincoln Building on Riverside Avenue on Friday, April 16, 2010. Someone or something took four of the six eggs laid by a mallard duck the week before.

Dan Pelle photo

A mallard duck lays its second egg in a new nest amongst the tulips April 10, 2010, outside the Lincoln Building on the 800 block of west Riverside Ave in Spokane. The nest was destroyed Friday, April 16, 2010, and four of the six eggs stolen.

Dan Pelle photo

This April 9, 2010, shows the first egg laid by a mallard duck in a planter box outside the Lincoln Building in downtown Spokane. A week later, the nest was raided and four of six eggs taken.