It was from the head of the “wood-duck” the most beautiful bird of its tribe.
And how is it with the other states that number the wood-duck in their avian faunas?
Tain't an easy job for greenhorns nohow; but you take to it kinder nateral, like the wood-duck to the pond.'
Among species likely to be exterminated in the near future are the wood-duck and band-tailed pigeon.
They're a handsome duck, Bobby; but the most beautiful thing in feathers is the wood-duck.
Wild fowl are in the greatest danger in the southern part of the Province, especially the wood-duck.
It was from the head of the “wood-duck” (Anas sponsa), the most beautiful bird of its tribe.
The deer law is excellent, and the non-game birds, and the dove and wood-duck are perpetually protected.
As I stood there, half-leg deep, picking them up, a wood-duck came flying down the creek and passed over my head.
Whenever you see a wood-duck rise and fly in our Park, you may know that it is a wild bird.