shoveler


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a worker who shovels

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freshwater duck of the northern hemisphere having a broad flat bill

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Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus Mexican Duck Anas diazi Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Green Teal Anas crecca Gadwall Anas strepera Pintail Anas acuta American Wigeon Anas americana Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Unidentified dabbling duck Anas sp.
Pintails and redheads are the birds du jour, but you can also put wigeon, gadwall, teal, shovelers and mottled ducks on the strap.
For those with healthy hearts WHO are looking to make an extra buck, there may be some opportunities in your city to work as a temporary snow shoveler.
Additional accomplishments include the following: member of the Sludge Shoveler and Golden Manhole Societies; former mayor and present chair of the Planning Board; completed the Municipal Elected Officials Certification Program offered by the Center of Government Services at Rutgers University; present chairperson of the Monmouth County Stormwater Advisory Committee for the county Planning Board and Commissioner within the County Government.
Tunnicliffe's book Shorelands Summer Diary included 16 paintings of golden plovers, whimbrel, shoveler ducks, shag, black-tailed godwits, red-necked phalarope and peregrine falcons.
BIRD SPOTTING RECENT sightings at the RSPB's Sandwell Valley Nature Reserve include goosander, shoveler, goldeneye, great spotted woodpecker, willow tit, siskin and bullfinch.
Species were categorized as blue-winged teal, green-winged teal, gadwall, northern shoveler, or other species.
The Severn Estuary is the second most important site for waterbirds in Wales, after the Dee Estuary which is home to 129,271 birds and has also seven internationally important species: the mute swan, bewick's swan, shelduck, pintail, shoveler, ringed plover and dunlin.
A couple green-wing teal there, a half dozen grey ducks by that muskrat house, a shoveler, a couple pintails here.
Waterfowl are also featured including the American widgeon, black ducks, blue-winged teal, cinnamon teal, green-winged teal, gadwall, mallard, pintail, shoveler, wood duck, canvasback, greater scaup, lesser scaup, redhead, Canadian geese, and the snow goose.
My Labs--the old male Kody and younger female Fiona--were working like well-oiled machines and I would've been hard pressed to recall the last time we'd all failed to collect pre-noon limits; limits made mostly of succulent green-winged teal and fat gadwalls, with the occasional mallard, widgeon or northern shoveler, the rare woodduck or lesser scaup, thrown in for variety.
The list of birds drawn up by DEFRA also includes widgeon, teal, mallard, pintail, shoveler, tufted duck, gadwell, pochard and lapwing.
Buy a pair for the snow shoveler in your family and you just might have sidewalks that are a little more passable this winter.
The pool is fed by Smite Brook and is a haven for many birds, including tufted ducks, great crested grebes, shoveler and pochard.
Species of dabbling duck native to north central North Dakota that were sampled included Mallard, Pintail, Green wing Teal, Blue wing Teal, Gadwall, American Widgeon, and North American Shoveler.