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see goatsuckergoatsucker,
common name for nocturnal or crepuscular birds of the order Caprimulgiformes, which includes the frogmouth, the oilbird, potoos, and nightjars. Goatsuckers are medium in size and are found in the temperate and tropical zones of both hemispheres.
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They contended the treehouse -- built on a 12-foot-by-12-foot platform and encroaching over a neighboring property -- would be an eyesore that would harm property values along Whippoorwill.
The Eastern Whippoorwill is a medium size nightjar, measuring between 8 and 10 inches long from beak to tail.
Whippoorwill begins in a dark place, focusing on Wally's neglect.
The appearance on the National Public Radio program converted host Garrison Keillor into a fan, so much so that he wrote the liner notes for the band's first album, "So Sang the Whippoorwill.
Half-covered hiders like sea l/ion, b/ ass, f/ox count but fully hidden are more fun, like the cute little hippo tucked away inside a whippoorwill hide.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial contributions be made to the AVOW Hospice of Naples, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL 34105.
Armstrong replaces Mark Peters, who left in late December to join hedge fund, Whippoorwill Associates.
speaker of the poem addresses the whippoorwill as Saxon, but in the
A distant whippoorwill begins its distinctive song and I drift off into a light sleep.
If anyone wishes to write, we can be contacted at: Heath Haven Homestead, Rick and Linda Lou Heath, 442 Whippoorwill Ridge Ln.
The best fishing all depends on the temperatures," says Jeff DuBree, owner and manager of Whippoorwill Sportsman's Lodge on Lake Talquin.
On April 1, 2011, Ambassadors announced an agreement to sell substantially all of its assets, including Windstar, to Whippoorwill Associates, Inc.