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WATER. That liquid substance of which the sea, the rivers, and creeks are composed.
     2. A pool of water, or a stream or water course, is considered as part of the land, hence a pool of twenty acres, would pass by the grant of twenty acres of land, without mentioning the water. 2 Bl. Com. 18; 2 N. H. Rep. 255; 1, Wend. R. 255; 5 Paige, R. 141; 2 N. H. Rep. 371; 2 Brownl. 142; 5 Cowen, R. 216; 5 Conn. R. 497; 1 Wend. R. 237. A mere grant of water passes only a fishery. Co. Lit. 4 b.
     3. Like land, water is distinguishable into different parts, as the sea, (q.v.) rivers, (q.v.) docks, (q.v.) canals, (q.v.) ponds, q v.) and sewers, (q.v.) and to these may be added at water course. (q.v.) Vide 4 Mason, R. 397 River; Water course.

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The Conservation Order is a separate season open only for snow geese and occurs after Delawares regular waterfowl hunting seasons close.
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Universally, waterfowl hunters feel that it's important to provide youth hunters with opportunities that they may not otherwise get.
Triangle Delta Waterfowl is excited to host our 5th Annual Banquet, and we are grateful for the support from organizations in our community over the last five years, including Mims Distributing," said Lee Monses, chairman of Triangle Delta Waterfowl.
The spread from west to east does not correlate with the direction of typical waterfowl migration, in which movement occurs from south to north.
The largest concentrations of waterfowl are found in Lakes Erie and Ontario, portions of the Finger Lakes, and in the NYC/Long Island area, but you can find wintering waterfowl wherever there is water that does not freeze.
Corporate support is very important because it expands Delta's work on behalf of all duck hunters throughout North America," said Jason Tharpe, Delta Waterfowl COO.
Waterfowl were counted (by species) across the entire WTP six times per year from 2000 to the present.
Nebraska Game and Parks Waterfowl Program Manager Mark Vrtiska and other biologists examined the impact of declining numbers of waterfowl hunters on conservation spending.
After the initial reports, DNR officials were able to observe the goose flying without difficulty and opted against removing the arrow from the waterfowl.

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