You can even see the crows flying.
Thousands of crows rose above the walls and circled in the air, cawing and noisily flapping their wings.
There are deer (at least five species), boars, bears, antelopes, beavers, otters, badgers, tiger-cats, marten, an inferior sable, striped squirrels, &c. Among birds there are black eagles, peregrines (largely used in hawking), and, specially protected by law, turkey bustards, three varieties of pheasants, swans, geese, common and spectacled teal, mallards, mandarin ducks white and pink ibis, cranes, storks, egrets, herons, curlews, pigeons, doves, nightjars, common and blue magpies, rooks, crows, orioles, halcyon and blue kingfishers, jays, nut-hatches, redstarts, snipe, grey shrikes, hawks, kites, &c. But, pending further observations, it is not possible to say which of the smaller birds actually breed in Korea and which only make it a halting-place in their annual migrations.
Some crows, scenting blood, flew among the birch trees cawing impatiently.
- In primitive times deer, ducks, turkeys, fish and oysters were especially numerous, and wolves, squirrels and crows were a source of annoyance to the early settlers.
The birds include eagles - some are called lammervangers from their occasional attacks on young lambs - vultures, hawks, kites, owls, crows, ravens, the secretary bird, cranes, a small white heron, quails, partridges, korhaans, wild geese, duck, and guineafowl, swallows, finches, starlings, the mossie or Cape sparrow, and the widow bird, noted for the length of its tail in summer.
When from the fact that the many crows in our experience are black, we induce the probability that all crows whatever are black, the belief in the particulars is quite independent of this universal.
Eagles are often seen, and in the arid and elevated regions crows and ravens are numerous.
The darkening shadows sharpened his features and highlighted the crows' feet around his eyes.
The most important are eagles, kites, vultures, falcons, owls, horn-bills, cranes, pheasants (notably the argus, fire-back and peacock-pheasants), partridges, ravens, crows, parrots, pigeons, woodpeckers, doves, snipe, quail and swallows.
In 1852 he produced "Girls Sewing," "Man Spreading Manure"; 1853, "The Reapers"; 1854, "Church at Greville"; 1855 - the year of the International Exhibition, at which he received a medal of second class - "Peasant Grafting a Tree"; 1857, "The Gleaners"; 1859, "The Angelus," "The Woodcutter and Death"; 1860, "Sheep Shearing"; 1861, "Woman Shearing Sheep," "Woman Feeding Child"; 1862, "Potato Planters," "Winter and the Crows"; 1863, "Man with Hoe," "Woman Carding"; 1864, "Shepherds and Flock, Peasants Bringing Home a Calf Born in the Fields"; 1869, "Knitting Lesson"; 1870, "Buttermaking"; 1871, "November - recollection of Gruchy."
The blue-gray bandy legged dog ran merrily along the side of the road, sometimes in proof of its agility and self-satisfaction lifting one hind leg and hopping along on three, and then again going on all four and rushing to bark at the crows that sat on the carrion.
All these birds are commonly called jays, and form a group of the crows or Corvidae, which may fairly be considered a sub-family, Garrulinae.
Grouse, quail, crows and woodpeckers (Melanerpes formicivorus) furnish species characteristic of the state.
The Phasianidae (exclusive of true Phasianus) are highly characteristic of this region, as are likewise certain genera of barbets (Megalaeraa), parrots (Palaeornis), and crows (Dendrocitta, Urocissa and Cissa).
Shibuichi inlaid with shakudo used to be the commonest combination of metals in this class of decoration, and the objects usually depicted were bamboos, crows, wild-fowl under the moon, peony sprays and so forth.
Many of the Indians are engaged in stock-raising; the Crows have an irrigation system and are extensively engaged in farming.
Prairie-dogs, jack-rabbits, crows and occasional ravens, quail, grouse, pheasants and wild turkeys are also noteworthy in a rather scant animal life.
Antelopes, hares and occasionally the lynx, fox, deer, rats, vultures, crows, ravens, hawks, with lizards are other denizens of the borders of the deserts.
Among game-birds there are a few wild turkeys, wild geese and bob-white (locally " partridge "), and greater numbers of grouse and various ducks; among song-birds the robin, bluebird and mocking-bird are common; and there are also woodpeckers, whippoorwills, blackbirds, hawks, owls, crows and buzzards.
I do not believe that the crows I have seen are black because all crows are black, but vice versa.
The site of his palace is marked by a ruined enclosure containing a fragment of the tower of Queen Militsa, whither, according to legend, tidings of the defeat were brought her by crows from the battlefield.
The two points thus meeting, the bill is 1 This peculiarity is found as an accidental malformation in the crows (Corvidae) and other groups; it is comparable to the monstrosities seen in rabbits and other members of the order Glires, in which the incisor teeth grow to an inordinate length.
Birds are very numerous, including no fewer than 4 varieties of crows, 5 of warblers, 7 of woodpeckers, 8 of buntings, 4 of falcons, and 5 of eagles; while among the hosts of waterfowl which people the marshes of the Danube are 9 varieties of ducks, and 4 of rails.
The Piegans, with small remnants of a few other tribes, numbering (1900) about 2060, occupy the Blackfeet reservation in the north-west of Teton county, the Crows, numbering 1857, occupy the Crow reservation in the south central part of the state; the Salish, with small remnants of the Pend Oreille, the Spokan, the Lower Kalispell and the Kutenai, numbering 1837, occupy the Flathead reservation in the north of Missoula and the south of Flathead county; Assiniboins and others of Sioux stock, numbering about 1793, occupy Fort Peck reservation in the south-east of Valley county: Atsina and Assiniboins, numbering about 1429, occupy Fort Belknap reservation in the east of Chouteau county; and the Northern Cheyennes, numbering about 1357, occupy Northern Cheyenne reservation in the south-east of Rosebud county.
Regnard, the French dramatist, found in Lapland (1681) that witches could turn men into cats, and could themselves assume the forms of swans, crows, falcons and geese.
The other birds include parrots, toucans, gaudily coloured cuckoos, lories, swallows, shrikes, sun-birds, kingfishers, weavers, finches, wild pigeons and crows.
The birds now usually included under this name belong to the family Paradiseidae, closely allied to the crows.
brow lift will NOT improve baggy eyelids, puffy eyes, or crows feet.
counting crows; highly recommended!
When sheep are restless and crows croak more than usual, wet weather is probable.
crows, magpies and herons.
crows nest ', or swim from the stern marina platform.
Damien Rice, Jack Johnston, I love Counting crows.
The Kestrel was being mobbed by the crows over the scrub to the north, near the stile.
These are hooded crows, very much a curse of the farmers in these parts who think they take young lambs.
Damien Rice, Jack Johnston, I love counting crows.
New born cygnets are mainly lost to crows, herons, magpies, turtles, pike and large perch.
After lunch some of the group went swimming whilst others walked the grounds seeing only Cattle egrets and Cuban Crows.
hooded crows, very much a curse of the farmers in these parts who think they take young lambs.
hooded crows seen, a few Ravens on the drive from Sofia.
Very few hooded crows seen, a few Ravens on the drive from Sofia.
Little ringed plovers have nested on these islands since 1997, in spite of heavy predation from crows, magpies and herons.
You can climb the mast to a ' crows nest ', or swim from the stern marina platform.
mobbed by the Crows over the scrub to the north, near the stile.
A flock of crows has found something newsworthy in the cornfield across the river.
rendition of the old Scottish ballad ' Two Crows ' .
Live prey is preferred at this time (especially young crows, rooks, magpies, voles and rabbits ).
Equally striking, yet tuneful, is the doleful grim atmosphere of Two Crows which follows immediately.
Crows in Japan have been seen using cars to crack open walnuts.
They have many predators including weasels, stoats, foxes, cats, owls, hawks, crows and even pheasants.
militaris), toucans, trogons, herons, egrets, ibis, spoonbills, boat-bills (Cancroma), ducks, pelicans, cormorants, bitterns, stilts, sandpipers, curlews, grackles, kingfishers, motmots, " Chachalacas " (Ortalida poliocephala), woodpeckers, jays, cuckoos, " garrapateros " (Crotophaga sulcirostris), the ingenious weaver-bird (Icterus), and another species (Cassicus), whose curiously woven, sack-like nests are suspended from the slender limbs of trees, and sometimes even from telegraph-wires, scarlet-crested fly-catchers (Muscivora mexicana), tanagers, mocking-birds (called " zenzontl "), turkeys, partridge, quail (Colinus, Lophortyx, Callipepla and Cyrtonyx), doves, pigeons, eagles, caracara hawks (Polyborus), fishhawks, falcons, crows, and turkey-buzzards (both the red-faced " aura " of North America and the black-faced " zopilote " of the tropics), which are the scavengers of the country.
Lou Watts takes the lead vocal in a lovely rendition of the old Scottish ballad ' Two Crows '.
Live prey is preferred at this time (especially young crows, rooks, magpies, voles and rabbits).
An increase in laugh lines and crows feet can also cause concern when applying makeup.
From a vanity point of view, Eagle Eye will keep your crows' feet at bay.
You click several times more to defeat invading enemies like crows who want to attack your animals.
Go to the Crows' Nest stage, look for the large pipe suspended above the room.
In the Crows' Nest stage, defend the hangar, go the barracks, and find the skull under a hallway with small sewer tunnels.
Repeat this until he turns into the small crows.
Crows Nest, New South Wales, Australia: Allen & Unwin, Pty.
If a dealer crows that the authenticity card is part of the package, you know you're not getting the real thing, as Chanel does not use an authenticity card.
While working with the Tuesday Night Music Club, Crows album received a release, and she named it after the group.
Eyes get hit with a number of aging symptoms, including dark circles, bagging, fine lines and crows feet.
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