Are You Loon-ely Tonight?

F/8.0, 1/250, ISO 250.

Common Loon ( Nonbreeding adult )

What do Snowmen call their offspring?

Chill-dren.

Interesting Fact: Loons are water birds, only going ashore to mate and incubate eggs. Their legs are placed far back on their bodies, allowing efficient swimming but only awkward movement on land. ( https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Common_Loon/lifehistory )

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14 Comments

  1. I always enjoy your informative comments about the birds. I feel like I am learning more about our feathered friends. Thanks.

  2. Huh … interesting facts about loons … didn’t know this about them. Lovely photo. I always love your shots in the water. Interesting color of the loon’s beak. Thanks for sharing. Jan

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