Mourning Dove


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Mourning Dove (b. Humishima or Christine Quintasket)

(1888–1936) Okanogan/Colville writer, activist; born in Bonner's Ferry, Ida. A migrant worker in Washington most of her adult life, she wrote one of the few early novels by a Native American woman, Cogewea, the Half-Blood (1927), as well as Coyote Stories (1933). She also cofounded the Colville Indian Council (1930) and in 1935 became the first woman elected to the Colville Tribal Council.
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Although the flight of the Eurasian dove is a bit slower than the mourning dove, they're no slouch.
The objectives of this study were to determine: (1) if using point transects in distance sampling are effective for simultaneously estimating white-winged and mourning dove densities in native brush of the LRGV during the post-breeding/pre-hunting season; and (2) if morning and evening distance sampling yielded the same density estimates for either white-winged or mourning doves or both.
Francis said the low vocal frequencies of mourning doves and black-headed grosbeaks appear to overlap with most human-caused noises, which may inhibit vocal communication required for repelling rivals, pairing and nesting.
And now, a dozen years later, Lesser is mother hen to 45 injured baby sparrows, mourning doves, mockingbirds, orioles, songbirds and just about every non-native species small bird under the sun -- recuperating in cages in his backyard, living room and spare upstairs bedroom.
Mourning Dove decided early on she wanted to write fiction.
She is a mourning dove and she built her nest in the spring.
HSUS), points out that between 1940 and 1990 only one statewide initiative protecting animals was approved by voters (it was a mourning dove hunting ban in South Dakota, later reversed).
Abstract: To assist with mourning dove (Zenaida macroura) research, we designed and built 69 outdoor cages.
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I saw a mourning dove stay at the feeder in spite of jays screeching at him.
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