avocet


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long-legged web-footed black-and-white shorebird with slender upward-curving bill

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Therefore, we want to do the same with crime prevention strategies and in ABS, Avocet Hardware has a solution that really can stop lock-snapping attacks.
Avocet chicks at WWT Washington, where numbers of the rare bird continue to increase Photographer: Ian Hamilton
Catering to the 55+ community, Avocet provides residents with a convenient lock-and-leave lifestyle through spacious single-level living residences situated in close proximity to ample amenities.
Reserve manager John Gowland said: "Both avocet and common tern are amberlisted birds of conservation concern and our site is home to some key breeding colonies, with the terns peaking at about 100 pairs and avocets increasing from the first pair in 2006 to a site record of 23 adults in summer 2015.
As ever, the series is committed to playing with and using new technology to aid our understanding of wildlife, and after last year's dramatic scenes - where a badger swam over to the avocet breeding grounds and gorged on the chicks and eggs from 19 nests - eight badgers have been fitted with GPS tracking collars.
ANIMAL TRACKS AS ever, the series is committed to playing with and using new technology to aid our understanding of wildlife, and after last year's dramatic scenes - where a badger swam over to the avocet breeding grounds and gorged on the chicks and eggs from 19 nests - eight badgers have been fitted with GPS tracking collars.
Other birds, like the Avocet, the Albatross, and the Anhinga are amazed at the Adelie's ability when they are in the sea.
Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) Bar-tailed godwit (Limosa lapponica) Dark-bellied brent goose (Branta bernicla bernicla).
Cliff De Locht, Product Line Manager at Melexis comments: "In side by side tests with other automotive imagers, we have seen situations where - depending on the position of the sun - the Avocet imager was able to distinguish faded lane markings where other image sensors failed.
Last year Avocet received an average of $1,174/oz for its gold output, boosting the company's pre-tax profits to $33.
PT Lebong Tandai, the subsidiary of Merukh Enterprises will team up with Singapore's Mayfield Investment Pte Ltd to acquire the assets of Avocet Mining Plc in Indonesia and Malaysia.
Yesterday the 58-year-old pleaded guilty to hoarding 474 eggs, including one from a protected avocet, the symbol of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.
has launched a new vision for automotive, commercial and off-road vehicle safety with the introduction of its new CMOS-based Avocet image sensor that will be available in monochrome, RGB, and RGBi versions.
Mr Robertson is a non-executive director of Avocet Mining PLC and West China