American woodcock

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Noun1.American woodcock - small long-billed woodcockAmerican woodcock - small long-billed woodcock; prized as a game bird
woodcock - game bird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe
genus Philohela, Philohela - American woodcocks
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Andrew and Rebecca Steinmann were awaiting a taxi outside baggage claim at O'Hare International Airport when an American woodcock flew by and plopped down on the sidewalk next to them.
1982: Effects of habitat variables on foraging of American woodcock wintering in East Texas.
Ruffed grouse and American woodcock are widely distributed across New York State.
Tenders are invited for soliciting bids for Sandhill Crane and American Woodcock Platform Transmitter Terminal (PTT) (hardware).
meet at Pine Hill WMA parking area, Pine Hill Road, Lancaster, for whip-poor-will and American woodcock.
Proceedings of the Eight American woodcock Symposium, Washington, U.
In regards to "Woodcock Woes": just so you know, the Latin name for American woodcock is not Philohela minor, but rather Scolopax minor (it was changed since Woolner wrote his book).
The project will benefit species such as mallard, wood duck, Kentucky warblers and American woodcock.
Young, moist woodlands with dense understory and early successional forests are preferred habitats for American Woodcock and Veery.
Cape May Peninsula is considered by many as one of the "top 10 birding hot spots" in the country because of its migrating shorebirds, songbirds, raptors, and American woodcock (Scolopax minor).
Key words: American woodcock, behavior, courtship, field use, prescribed burns, Scolopax minor.
Witnessing this, the courtship flight of the American woodcock, is one of my favorite moments afield.

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