How to use Grebes in a sentence
Game birds include ducks, geese, plovers, snipe, loons, grebes, terns, rails, the woodcock and the ruffed grouse; quails are scarce except on Long Island, where a number or young birds are liberated each year, and by the same mea 's a supply of pheasants is maintained in some parts of the state.
Large numbers of grebes - great crested, eared, and little, - gulls and pelicans frequent the lake.
Eared grebes and ring-billed gulls breed on the sloughs of the plains, and rarely the white pelican nests about the lake shores.
Widewater Salinity Page 31 December 2002 Six little dabchicks (=Little Grebes) are spotted repeatedly diving beneath the flooded Widewater Lagoon.
Later in the morning 8 great crested grebes and 6 red-throated divers were present feeding offshore.Advertisement
A second brood of five Tufted duck ducklings was present on the lake, where the Little Grebes continued to incubate.
On deeper water great crested and little grebes breed, breeding duck include gadwall and tufted duck.
The winter also brings an impressive gathering of black-necked grebes into the harbor.
These birds are some of the most northerly nesting little grebes in Britain.
The pond was an ideal habitat for nesting moorhens, coots and grebes.Advertisement
Many birds have been recorded on the lakes, including teal, grebes, Canada Geese and cormorants.
Estuarine Lichens (Link) 2 February 2005 On the Adur at mid-tide, two Little Grebes were diving underwater near Cuckoo's Corner.
First he failed to see the great structural difference between the penguins (which Illiger had placed as a group, Impennes, of equal rank to his other families) and the auks, divers and grebes, Pygopodes - combining all of them to form a "Typus " (to use his term) Urinatores; and secondly he admitted among the Natatores, though as a distinct " Typus " Podoidae, the genera Podoa and Fulica, which are now known to belong to the Rallidae - the latter indeed (see Cool') being but very slightly removed from the moorhen (q.v.).
Estuarine Lichens (Link) 2 February 2005 On the Adur at mid-tide, two Little Grebes were diving underwater near Cuckoo 's Corner.