Butterballs and scoters paddled up at his approach.
"The Blazed Trail" by Stewart Edward White
I can hear only the cry of the sea birds, gulls and scoters, who are abandoning themselves to the caprices of the wind.
"The Adventures of a Special Correspondent" by Jules Verne
The Common Scoter is included in Professor Ansted's list, and marked only as occurring in Guernsey.
"Birds of Guernsey (1879)" by Cecil Smith
The North Shore people have drowned myriads of moulting scoters in August; but they use the meat.
"Animal Sanctuaries in Labrador" by William Wood
The American Scoter is entirely black without markings; base of bill yellow and orange.
"The Bird Book" by Chester A. Reed
The specimen we give of the American Scoter is one of unusual rarity and beauty of plumage.
"Birds, Illustrated by Color Photography [July 1897]" by Various
The ducks of the sorts known as old squaws, scoters and eiders fly under water.
"Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North" by Fullerton Waldo
The two preserved specimens from Kansas supposedly of this species are actually Surf Scoters.
"Check-list of the Birds of Kansas" by Harrison B Tordoff
SCOTER-DUCK, black, sexual difference in coloration of the, ii.
"The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex" by Charles Darwin
The coming of the scoter brought flush times, and in hard weather our takes were tremendous.
"The Confessions of a Poacher" by Anonymous
All except the scoters are frequenters of the mountain lakes, fresh-water ponds and overflows.
"Game Birds and Game Fishes of the Pacific Coast" by Harry Thom Payne
The nest of the Scoter is described as being like that of the Eider Duck, and similarly located.
"British Birds in their Haunts" by Rev. C. A. Johns
John shot a fine male of the Scoter Duck, which is scarce here.
"Audubon and his Journals, Volume I (of 2)" by Maria R. Audubon
At the 2012 Ski Areas of New York annual expo held at the Hope Lake Lodge/Greek Peak Ski Area and attended by over 375 ski industry professional the Ski Areas of New York Hall of Fame Award was presented to Jack Van Scoter .
Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov 1 and 2, Loie Evans identified an immature surf scoter on Evergreen Lake.
"We also celebrate the bard 's birthday in April," Van Scoter said.
Sea ducks called Surf Scoters and Black Scoters.
Male surf scoters are entirely black with a white patch on the forehead and a larger white triangle on the nape.
View full size Jerry Talkington, Special to The PD Rafts of diving sea ducks, such as this surf scoter, are being seen at Fairport Harbor and throughout Lake Erie.