In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- In the fall, Bermuda is a rest stop for birds migrating from Canada to South America.
- During the fall and spring, many birds migrate along the river valley, and the Kittatinny Ridge is an especially important migratory corridor for raptors.
- Similarly, heart rate, wingbeat frequency, and respiration of birds flying in wind tunnels can now be compared to that of birds migrating in the wild.
- The study suggests that birds migrating from Siberia to Alaska are unlikely to carry the virus and that few of those birds ultimately fly farther south.
- In eastern Washington, most birds migrate south in the fall to locations throughout the southwestern United States and central Mexico.
- Washington birds appear to migrate east before turning south and migrating across the Gulf of Mexico.
- The birds migrate to tropical forests for the winter.
- Many of the birds migrating through Washington are on their way to southern South America for the winter.
- Many birds migrate, and many of the world's frogs, lizards, and snakes lie low during cooler periods of the year.
- Magnetic cues, which help many bird species migrate, appear to be particularly important to Bobolinks.
- During the harsh winter months, approximately 120 different species of bird migrate southwards.
- In eastern North America, over two-thirds of breeding bird species migrate.
- In recent years genetic data has suggested that some male great white sharks migrate between South Africa and Australia.
- Federal officials warn that the first case of bird flu could show up in the United States in the coming weeks or months as birds migrate from overseas.
- All the previous birds have migrated independently after their first year.
- These birds migrate from Mexico and, possibly, Central America to breed in the Chiricahua Mountains in the spring.
- Eastern birds may migrate south, but western populations are more often altitudinal migrants, moving from the mountains into nearby lowlands in winter.
- In fall the birds migrate south, many of them to the Extremadura region in central Spain, where they winter in huge flocks.
- Many native species migrate across the region, yet nobody can say for certain whether a 20m wide wildlife corridor is sufficient or inadequate for them.
- To spawn, the fish migrate from large rivers and lakes into small streams.
- Second, some families have migrated to the rural backwaters of other states where farms could be purchased at much lower prices.
- Their children migrated to the cities and the parents had to fend for themselves.
- But, if they had migrated to Sweden or Norway, instead of Australia, their footprint would be far lighter.
- Most of the farmers migrated to the area in the 1970s, following the paths opened by oil companies.
- In places where there is no water for farming, men migrate to urban areas in search of work leaving women behind to fend for the old, and the infirm and the children.
- For example, many people migrated to the United States in groups and settled in the same cities as the other members of the group.
- Millions of people have migrated to our shores from just about every point on the globe, often to escape the physical danger and economic oppression of their own lands.
- In 1950 Ruth and her British husband George migrated to New Zealand.
- Most residents are retired and many of their children have migrated to Australia.
- In recent years hundreds of thousands of rural people have migrated to the cities looking for jobs.
- His father's brother had migrated to Australia many years before and had established a successful fruit and vegetable farm at Ormistom near Cleveland.
- Their women, who did not bind their feet, worked beside them in the fields and often tended the farms while their husbands migrated to the mines or to man ships, burn charcoal, or emigrate.
- My family migrated to Australia from Scotland in 1970 when I was 7.
- Some people also migrated to cities like Managua.
- Many villages in the regency are devoid of young people as they have all migrated to Medan, Jakarta, Surabaya and other urban areas due to a lack of jobs at home.
- We have noted that several students have migrated to the US on basketball scholarships.
- In the struggle to make ends meet, they had migrated to various parts of the country.
- And they have poorer mental health than the people in the country they've migrated to.
- His family migrated to India just before the partition in 1947.
- Over the past three months, tens of thousands of people have migrated to Gode, the largest town in the Ogaden area.
- When TMC went out of business, users had to migrate to different systems that had less sophisticated software as well as different hardware architecture.
- Smaller software vendors in particular said they were unable to migrate applications to Linux, simply because they lack open source knowledge.
- Stalker realizes many users will be migrating from another system, such as an IMAP or POP server.
- He added that MIS is seeing more demand from users wishing to migrate from Windows-based Web server to Unix-based systems because of security concerns.
- After all, StarOffice is free, and is more about getting computer users to migrate from Windows than anything else.
- These days, every industry from pharmaceuticals to human resources has migrated their complex systems to the online environment.
- And lo and behold, Oracle has a major U2 software house migrating all of its applications to Oracle.
- The interface was designed carefully so that it can be kept stable while migrating the application.
- For many current DDS users, however, migrating to an MT-based system would be an excellent choice.
- The market seems to approve: handset manufacturers including Nokia, Sendo and Sony Ericsson have said they will migrate their signing programs to Symbian Signed.
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