Ducklings Recovered from Storm Drain in Hyannis

All babies reunited with their mother...
Barnstable Senior Animal Control Officer Charlie Lewis releases ducklings that were trapped in a storm drain. (Town of Barnstable photo)

From the Town of Barnstable:

At 11:30 AM today, Senior Animal Control Officer Charlie Lewis with assist by Assistant Harbormaster / Moorings Officer Brian Taylor, rescued 9 ducklings that had fallen through a storm drain cover in front of 5 Uncle Al's Way, Hyannis. All were successfully reunited with momma duck.

A big thanks goes out to the alert young lady who called the incident in to the Marine & Environmental Affairs office. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on