Definition of Waterfowl. Meaning of Waterfowl. Synonyms of Waterfowl

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Definition of Waterfowl

Waterfowl
Waterfowl Wa"ter*fowl`, n. Any bird that frequents the water, or lives about rivers, lakes, etc., or on or near the sea; an aquatic fowl; -- used also collectively. Note: Of aquatic fowls, some are waders, or furnished with long legs; others are swimmers, or furnished with webbed feet.

Meaning of Waterfowl from wikipedia

- and Anatidae, the largest family, which includes over 170 species of waterfowl, among them the ducks, geese, and swans. Most modern species in the order...
- Waterfowl hunting (also called wildfowling or waterfowl shooting in the UK) is the practice of hunting ducks, geese, or other waterfowl for food and sport...
- "To a Waterfowl" is a poem by American poet William Cullen Bryant, first published in 1818. The narrator questions where the waterfowl is going and questions...
- Ramsar Convention on Wetlands of International Importance Especially as Waterfowl Habitat is an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable...
- (2000). "The impact of waterfowl foraging on the decomposition of rice straw: mutual benefits for rice growers and waterfowl". Journal of Applied Ecology...
- states have chosen a state game bird (or state wild game bird), a state waterfowl (or state duck), a state raptor, or a bird as their state symbol of peace...
- and South Africa. This duck belongs to the subfamily Anatinae of the waterfowl family Anatidae. The male birds (drakes) have a glossy green head and...
- used in the 19th and early 20th centuries for shooting large numbers of waterfowl for commercial harvesting operations. These weapons are characteristically...
- found in North America. It is one of the most colorful North American waterfowl. The wood duck is a medium-sized perching duck. A typical adult is from...
- Lead shot-related waterfowl poisonings were first do****ented in the US in the 1880s; by 1919, the spent lead pellets from waterfowl hunting was positively...
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