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AMWIAmerican Wigeon (Anas americana, bird species)
AMWIAssociation of Medical Women in India
AMWIActive Message Waiting Indicator
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Birds were identified to species, when possible, or to 1 of 3 classes: (1) scoters (Surf Scoter, White-winged Scoter, and Black Scoter); (2) dabblers (American Wigeon, Mallard, Northern Pintail, and Green-winged Teal), and (3) gulls (Glaucous-winged Gull, Bonaparte's Gull, California Gull, and Mew Gull).
Values given are the highest value among two counts on the day indicated in the heading and the following day Species Date 07/10/2011 22/10/2011 04/11/2011 Gr White-fronted Goose 325 2071 5326 Snow/Ross's Goose 2 78 6426 Tundra Swan 0 0 1 Mexican Duck 0 0 0 Mallard 0 0 75 Green Teal 0 1113 2057 Gadwall 1422 20 0 Pintail 0 30 2179 American Wigeon 3 63 76 Northern Showier 2328 9227 5994 Unid.
Located within New York City, the refuge covers more than 9,000 acres, and is a great place for spotting birds such as snow geese, lesser and greater scaup, ruddy duck, ring-necked duck, green-winged teal, northern pintail, American wigeon and gadwall.
He said three drake American wigeon, seen this week at Angle Bay, Pembrokeshire, had probably been brought here on the Gulf Stream, which has been pointing towards Wales since last summer, bringing exceptionally warm and wet weather from the Atlantic.
AN American wigeon - trapped on the wrong side of the Atlantic - made a lengthy stay on the Stour Estuary on the Suffolk/Essex border.
W/Shot % Wood Duck 320 2 0.7 4 1.3 Green-Winged Teal 232 1 0.4 3 1.3 Blue-Winged Teal 68 0 0.0 2 2.9 Ring-Necked Duck 41 9 22.0 17 41.5 American Wigeon 39 0 0.0 1 2.6 Mallard 22 1 4.6 3 13.6 Northern Pintail 8 0 0.0 1 12.5 Northern Shoveler 5 0 0.0 0 0.0 Lesser Scaup 2 0 0.0 0 0.0 American Black Duck 1 0 0.0 0 0.0 Gadwall 1 0 0.0 0 0.0 Total 739 13 1.8 31 4.2 Soil samples containing spent shot collected on Butler Island, Altamaha Waterfowl Management Area, Georgia, 1993-94.
Despite apparent patterns, no significant distinctions emerged between random sites and either American Wigeon nest sites [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 4 OMITTED] or Gadwall nest sites [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 5 OMITTED], although results for Gadwall approached significance.
Goose - - - Ross's Goose - - - Snow Goose B - + Brant + - - Barnacle Goose - - - Canada Goose - - - Mallard - - - Northern Pintail - - - American Wigeon - - - Common Eider B?
The Eurasian Wigeon (Anas penelope; hereafter EUWI), a close relative of the American Wigeon (Anas americana; hereafter AMWI) and Chiloe Wigeon (Anas silbatrix) of North and South America, breeds throughout Northern Eurasia and winters in portions of western Europe, Africa, and India (Johnsgard 1978; Madge and Burn 1988).
The dead birds consisted primarily of mallards (Anas platyrhynchos), American wigeon (A.
The 2010 totals included 799 wood ducks, 198 mallards, 76 American green winged teal, 21 blue winged teal, 7 black ducks, 2 hooded mergansers, 1 American wigeon, 1 American coot, 6 soras, 2 Virginia rails, 1 pied billed grebe and 44 recaptures.
An American wigeon was seen on the cob pools at Porthmadog mixing with its' Eurasian counterparts.
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