noun, plural wa·ter·fowls, (especially collectively) wa·ter·fowl.
Examples from the Web for waterfowl
Wood pigeon, pheasant, partridge, grouse, peacocks, hares, wild rabbits, and waterfowl are all dietary staples.
The waterfowl have begun to come more and more to the pond before the house.
The river abounds in fish and waterfowl of all descriptions.Explorations in Australia, The Journals of John McDouall Stuart|John McDouall Stuart
The prodigious variety of waterfowl on the sea-shore has been but barely hinted at.Wanderings in South America|Charles Waterton