wood duck wood duck

Definition(s):

  • (n) showy North American duck that nests in hollow trees

Usage(s):

  • Learning to lead a speedy pintail is another trick entirely from following a wood duck through trees.

News

  1. Duck in the damper — fowl found in Barrington chimney

    David Kopec was in for a little surprise when he attempted to clean the chimney at an Olive Lane home recently. The co-owner of A-Tec Chimney Sweeps could see the six inches of ash sitting in the bottom of the fireplace, but he was completely unaware of the male wood duck that was sitting on [...]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Barrington Times

  2. Webcam reveals baby ducks, kestrels in West Richland

    Webcams tucked inside wood duck nesting boxes near West Richland are enabling people worldwide to sn
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Tri-City Herald

  3. Welch earns Eagle rank

    Jonathan Welch was presented a certificate of appreciation from the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency for the construction of Wood Duck nesting boxes and their installation in the Rankin Wildlife Management Area. Pictured from left are Allen Welch, Troop 78 Scoutmaster, Matthew Cameron, TWRA Wildlife officer, Jonathan Welch and Doug Scott, Troop 78 Assistant Scoutmaster.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Newport Plain Talk

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