Probably in October, the Pilgrims met their Wampanoag neighbors for three days of feasting on wildfowl and venison.
One other matter is worthy of note in Caithness, and that is the steady yearly decrease of wildfowl.
As wildfowl take, by river and lake, The sunshine and the rain.
There will be wildfowl on my lake, and Lochleven trout in my waters.
Feathers from wildfowl were also carefully saved for beds and pillows.
wildfowl may often be seen about the marshy ground at the head of the loch.
From right and left, in mysterious side lagoons and pockets, came the low quacking and chattering of wildfowl, now close at hand.
He shouted, but there was no answer; only the crying of wildfowl and the ripple of the tide broke the silence.
The air was so calm that the plaintive cries of thousands of wildfowl which covered the Point of Marsh struck faintly on our ears.
As regards the second, the assumption ignores the nature and essential character of wildfowl.