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waterfowl

(wot′ĕr-fowl″)
Ducks, geese, and swans. They are vectors of diseases such as avian influenza.

waterfowl

a loose term for anseriform birds especially ducks.
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Founded in 1911, Delta Waterfowl is the oldest waterfowl conservation organization in North America, with a mission of efficiently securing the future of waterfowl and waterfowl hunting.
These populations are monitored through the Atlantic Flyway Breeding Waterfowl Survey.
While hydrilla is utilized by waterfowl, it has many characteristics that make it a problem for aquatic resource managers.
Whether you're hunting bass or waterfowl, with the right gear, and the right approach, it's easy to handle hydrilla.
Carried by migrating waterfowl, H5N1 may well cross the Himalayas this fall and infect wild and domestic flocks in the Asian subcontinent, the scientists say.
Ducks Unlimited (DU), the world's largest wetlands and waterfowl conservation organization, invites artists to participate in its 2006-2007 National Art Selection.
Alabama-based Grand View Media Group said this month that it was going to launch Waterfowl & Retriever: Hunting Tactics, Retriever Training, Conservation, a new duck-and goose-hunting controlled-circulation magazine.
Given the national propensity of American humans toward overeating and obesity, Californian waterfowl will probably continue to gorge as long as the servings are large, the food is cheap, their lifestyle is sedentary, and the television is tuned to a reality show.
I was first, last, and always a dedicated waterfowl biologist although my first job title was often Game Agent, Special Agent, Refuge Manager, Wetlands Biologist, and Wildlife Biologist.
Two nights in succession the marauding fox had raided Mr Mayers' 200-bird poultry and waterfowl enclosure on the Horseshoe Pass,high above Llangollen.
Federal policy has also cut off water to two important wildlife refuges that are major migratory stopovers for millions of waterfowl, causing the once-lush refuges to all but dry up.
Ducks Unlimited will sponsor the eighth international waterfowl and wetlands symposium, "The Waterfowl Legacy: Links to Watershed Health," in Washington D.

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