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Synonyms for pintail

long-necked river duck of the Old and New Worlds having elongated central tail feathers

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There are a lot of unhappy people here," says Womble, who hunts in the heart of California's incredible pintail country.
Through the support of numerous groups and companies, including Benelli USA and event donors Pelican, Howard Leight, Fiocchi and Pintail Point, Freedom Hunters arranges outdoor adventures and opportunities for active duty and combat veterans, as well as families of fallen heroes and children of the deployed.
According to the company, Pintail will be led by CEO Jory Pacht, CFO Jim Ivey and COO William Shook, three seasoned oilfield veterans.
These include Pintail, Gadwall, Garganey Teal, and Russian Coot," said forest department official Sanjeev Kuril.
Carl was surprised to discover that his female Bahama pintail had produced four ducklings, and the black swans are rearing two cygnets.
Primary feather follicle ablation in common pintails (Anas acuta acuta) and a white-facted whistling duck (Dendrocygna viduata).
Although the effects of hunting disturbance on pintail populations are unclear, some evidence from a study in Louisiana, USA, suggests that hunting pressure influences pintail spatial distribution (Cox & Afton 1997).
Colourful Paradise Shelduck, from New Zealand, Northern Pintails, and Australian Wood Ducks are among the latest additions to the WWT Washington Wetland Centre, in Washington.
It's growing all the time and some Pinkfoots sent an e-mail, To friends they'd met in far off lands; a Gargeney and Pintail.
The Huck Bobtail fastening system has no pintail, offers fast installation and lighter tooling and is totally vibration resistant, according to Glen Woodrow, Alcoa Fastening Systems' manager of mining, rail, oil and gas.
html) that retained the one location that best represented each northern pintail during each day of transmission, the selected location (Miller et al.
This has internationally important numbers of seven species - pintail, redshank, oystercatcher, knot, dunlin and black-tailed godwit.
Final Approach has added Pintail and Wood Duck decoys--the most-requested decoys from customers.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-18 February 2009-Teradyne Inc forms alliance with Pintail Technologies(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Thus, AC Pintail so developed should have higher genetic diversity than released cultivars such as AEC Hillcrest which was selected from a single plant (Darroch and Acharya, 1996).