eider


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Synonyms for eider

duck of the northern hemisphere much valued for the fine soft down of the females

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Two weeks before we began our survey, a transmitter implanted in an eider had let out a freakish beep.
In some jurisdictions, local law enforcement agencies designate and train officers to become a part of eider abuse, neglect, and exploitation investigative units and handle those complaints when they arrive from social service agencies or other interested parties.
The same people, especially heirs, should not make financial and health care decisions for a vulnerable eider.
20 kilogram composite kimberlite sample (KE1) of the central portion of King Eider collected from 4 drill holes.
In December 2016, the Commission sent a reasoned opinion, urging Finland to stop the spring hunting of eider males in land Province.
Now Berwick Conservative MP Anne-Marie Trevelyan has been calling on the Government to ensure the eider duck has the protection it needs.
Anne-Marie Trevelyan, Conservative MP for Berwick, has been calling on the Government to ensure the eider duck has the protection it needs.
The chances of winning the Eider seem plenty more difficult than that.
1 Comply Or Die, trained by David Pipe, won both the Eider and the Grand National in 2008 2The Byrnes even went as far to say that such gambles were driven by necessity, as training horses was a "loss-making business".
RANDOX Health Grand National entrant Mysteree could bid for a second successive victory in the Betfred Eider Chase at Newcastle in two weeks or head to Haydock seven days earlier.
The 10-year-old showed he relishes testing conditions when winning the Eider Chase at Newcastle in February.
The common eider (Somateria mollissima) is a large sea duck with a circumpolar distribution.
Prevalence and distribution of Wellfleet Bay virus exposure in the common eider (Somateria mollisi ma).
That's the STEVE BRETTELL I met after a chance phone call back in the late eighties to inquire about his legendary eider hunting and handcarved decoys.
Common and King Eider populations in the Beaufort Sea have declined substantially (Suydam et al.