fledgling


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young bird that has just fledged or become capable of flying

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(of a young bird) having acquired its flight feathers

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young and inexperienced

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"We're extremely proud to have such a high number of fledglings and hope to see them again in a few years when they return to breed."
Although some young birds are rescued because they are injured, many fledglings are in good health but are picked up by worried passersby when they should be left alone.
Although some of those rescued are injured, many fledglings are in good health but are picked up by worried passers-by when they should be left alone.
The Scottish SPCA is urging Express readers to be mindful of fledglings and nestlings as part of its #SSPCABABYBIRDs campaign.
Since 2014, there has been an 80 per cent rise in the number of fledglings that have been brought into the RSPCA's centres.
If a bird has fallen from a nest and has no feathers or if a fledgling has its eyes closed or is carrying obvious signs of injury, it needs assistance.
Initially, basic analyses were conducted to determine if radiotransmitter attachment method (glued-on versus harness) affected patterns of fledgling survival or behavior (e.g., mean movement distances).
The fledgling could fly but there was not a lot of strength in those wings yet.
Fledglings then spend a couple of days on the ground developing their final flight feathers.
Summary: Commission for Reform of Armed Forces expels more than 900 soldiers from its fledgling army for having fought for Gathafi during 2011 uprising.
FLEDGLING firms and entrepreneurs are being urged to take advantage of a Welsh Government initiative by Labour Assembly Member Ken Skates.
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Luckily there was no running water in the drain and the callers were able to monitor the fledgling until the RSPCA arrived.
Well now Alex has taken a lyrical swipe at her football love rat man, Jermain Defoe after ending their fledgling romance when it emerged the Spurs player had been less than faithful.