Exemple din articole cu eider ducks
- The eider ducks have naturally nested on the islands for a long time, and the farmers collected the feathers which the ducks used to build their nests.
- In August I had the opportunity to help out with banding male eider ducks off the coast of Nova Scotia - this is some real National Geographic Sh*t! I'm not kidding, this type of field work is why I became a biologist in the first place .
- Eider ducks were around on their nests, and from some abandoned old ones we collected the down to feel the warmth and insulating properties of it.
- Eider ducks moult between June and September and for some time the males lose their attractive plumage of black and white offset by an apple green nape and.