grey partridge

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Noun1.grey partridge - common European partridgegrey partridge - common European partridge    
partridge - small Old World gallinaceous game birds
genus Perdix, Perdix - a genus of Perdicinae
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PESHAWAR -- The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Wildlife and Biodiversity department has notified that shooting of partridges including See-see partridge, Blach, partridge Grey partridge and Chakur partridge will be permissible in the province till February 4, 2018.
Nestled along the Mississippi River Valley in northwestern Illinois, the 355 acres of native prairie grasslands, clover food plots, sorghum, corn rows and woodlands offer the upland hunter the opportunity to hunt hard-flying pheasant, as well as bobwhite quail and grey partridge.
Corn buntings, grey partridge, turtle doves and tree sparrows have all suffered declines of more than 90% since 1970, though others such as stock doves and goldfinches saw populations double.
2004) who proposed that high density of wild Grey partridge (Perdix perdix) were related with the presence of herbaceous land, unmanaged wilderness and farmlands around habitat in Prague, the Czech Republic.
2004) concluded that grasslands were selected as the nest site by grey partridge during breeding season which shows contradiction with the present study.
The photos, taken by Steve Young at Lee Park golf club on Childwall Valley Road, show birds including a grey partridge, a kestrel and a buzzard.
Peshawar -- Chief Conservator Wildlife Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Peshawar has notified that shooting of partridges including See-See partridge, Black partridge, Grey partridge and Chakur partridge will be permissible in the province with effect from 15th November, 2015 to 7th February, 2016.
THE wild grey partridge - that most iconic of farmland birds - fell victim to modern farming practice.
The RSPB said it was particularly worried about the populations of the turtle dove and grey partridge, which have halved since 1995.
Strengthen the eastern extreme population of the grey partridge (Perdix perdix) in Cantabria;
The Rock Ptarmigan (Lagopus muta) is known simply as Ptarmigan in Europe and colloquially as snow chicken or partridge in North America, where it is the official bird for the territory The ptarmigan is a plump game bird, slightly larger than a grey partridge.
Until the late 1970s, the grey partridge Perdix perdix was one of the most numerous birds in agricultural landscapes in Germany and of extraordinary significance as a game bird.