Gun I had not, nor ammunition; but I could have counted grouse by the thousand, ducks by hundreds, and golden plover by tens!
This is also a favorite resort for gunners in the fall to shoot the golden plover.
With the exception of the golden plover, few of the wading birds resemble those of Europe.
Among the varieties of the feathered tribe was the golden plover.
At dusk 12 more came to roost on a mud bar in company with golden plover.
Yellow-legged plover, golden plover; Hudsonian and Eskimo curlew, prairie chicken.
A low-pitched narrative, but once listened to it is as enthralling as Mr. Hudson found the voice of the golden plover.
The American golden plover, which formerly came in immense flocks, is now very rare.
On such a day the snipe will be in such a meadow, and the golden plover in such a field.
The Grouse, and golden plover hackle may also be made in a similar manner, to suit fine evenings in the summer, without the tail.