Rover was a powerful old animal who had taken Widgeon
under his wing, while the other three were a group to themselves.
On landing at Homer at 1225 for fuel, we discovered that the rear tire of the Widgeon
had gone flat.
Bob Junior and Beau managed to take a pair of widgeon
drakes out of a decoying flock.
In the past few weeks, several thousand migrating pintails, mallards and widgeon
have been seen on Tillamook Bay.
Power, a diver and crewmember aboard the minesweeper USS Widgeon
(AM 22), was credited with saving the lives of numerous Sailors trapped aboard the battleship USS Oklahoma (BB 37) during salvage operations, Dec.
Lynch uses the antiquated spelling of widgeon
for wigeon and the surname of evolutionary biologist J.
The guided field hunts offer the shooting sportsman countless opportunities for mallards, teal, gadwall, pintail, widgeon
, shovelers, ringneck, ruddies, greater and lesser scaup, and occasional canvasback and redhead.
Waterfowl are also featured including the American widgeon
, black ducks, blue-winged teal, cinnamon teal, green-winged teal, gadwall, mallard, pintail, shoveler, wood duck, canvasback, greater scaup, lesser scaup, redhead, Canadian geese, and the snow goose.
My Labs--the old male Kody and younger female Fiona--were working like well-oiled machines and I would've been hard pressed to recall the last time we'd all failed to collect pre-noon limits; limits made mostly of succulent green-winged teal and fat gadwalls, with the occasional mallard, widgeon
or northern shoveler, the rare woodduck or lesser scaup, thrown in for variety.
A pig with a widgeon
to produce a pigeon, or crossing a stallion with a goat to produce a stoat.
He owned a succession of planes, including a Westland Widgeon
and Sports Avion, and twice competed in the famous King's Cup air race, completing the course both times.
Most bases had at least one seaplane, such as a Grumman Widgeon