Terms in this set (32)
A distinguishing mark located on the bird body
What is a field marking?
Which class do birds fall into according to Binomial Nomenclature?
Which classification are also known as song birds?
What is the most basic function of Feathers?
Base of the birds tail
Where is the oil gland located on most birds?
Cleaning and aligning feathers
What is Preening?
What type of feather covers the bird's body, the wings, and tail feathers?
What type of feathers are used for warmth and may be in a blanket or pillow?
Which type of feathers are the ones that occur on the face of birds?
crest, bill, breast, tail
Parts of Waterfowl
Which of the following is NOT a flock pattern
True or False: the only sound a duck makes is quaking
Which of the following are more brightly colored?
A ducks shedding old feathers
What is molting
These ducks usually visit lakes, rivers, coastal bays, and inlets.
These ducks patter across the water to get airborne.
These ducks have a slower wingbeat
These ducks have their legs towards the middle of the body
These ducks have much brighter colorings.
What material of waders is tough, non breathable, and can get expensive with 150 bucks being average
What makes the best kind of camouflage?
What duck call material is considered to be the most realistic sounding calls?
What is the name of the call that typically consists of 5-7 notes and is used to try to call ducks in from a distance?
Which call is used to draw in the males and should be a drawn out nasal sounding quack?
According to federal regulations how much of your body must be blaze or safety orange when hunting waterfowl?
According to federal waterfowl regulation, how many shells can be loaded into a gun at once?
What material can you not have in your shotgun shells?
Which choke is used for a distance beyond 40 yards?
True or False: If you have a choke from one brand of gun, it is easy to switch to another brand.
Which of these breeds would NOT make a good hunting dog?
What call material takes the most care and maintenance?
True or False: It is legal for hunters to use a 20 gauge shotgun while waterfowl?