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...
- Duck is the common name for numerous species in the waterfowl family Anatidae which also includes swans and geese. Ducks are divided among several subfamilies...
- 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...
- journey. Seabird migration is similar in pattern to those of the waders and waterfowl. Some, such as the black guillemot Cepphus grylle and some gulls, are...
- dedicated to the conservation of wetlands and ****ociated upland habitats for waterfowl, other wildlife, and people. It has had a membership of around 700,000...
- Waterfowl production areas (WPAs) are a small component of the National Wildlife Refuge System. There are over 2 million acres (8,100 km2) of this prime...
- The North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) is an international plan to conserve waterfowl and migratory birds in North America. It was established...
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