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Loonie

Informal for the Canadian dollar. The term comes from the picture of the common loon, a Canadian bird, on the reverse of the one-dollar coin. The nickname originated in 1987 with the introduction of this coin. See also: Greenback.
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Pages 214-220 in The loon and its ecosystem: status, management and environmental concerns (L.
It's only another month or so until freeze-up and loon chicks don't make very good popsicles.
The "something for everyone" aspect of Loon Lake makes it a good destination for families looking for a fun getaway that doesn't involve driving too far.
The Loon Lake Lodge's Facebook post about the Number One Campground Rating brought many comments, among them: "One of my favorite places to camp and go boating.
Google is looking at satellites to make sure Project Loon is a success.
ABI Research predicts that Project Loon will face a number of challenges in the initial execution stages, each addressed in detail within the analysis:
If things pan out as envisioned, Project Loon will deploy hundreds of balloons that serve as cell towers in the sky, invisible to the naked eye.
Now the hauntingly distinctive call of the loon may be heard from the 40 nesting pairs found across the state, primarily at the Quabbin and Wachusett reservoirs.
But their highest hopes are to see a loon on the lake.
Whether or not help from the nearby Loon Lake non-First Nation community's fire department would have saved the children's lives is unknown.
A truly fascinating read from beginning to end, "Journey With The Loon" is enthusiastically recommended for community and academic Pets/Wildlife reference collections in general, and to the attention of the non-specialist general reader with an interest in, and appreciation for, the life cycle of the loon.
Northland dwellers and visitors will treasure this celebration of the amazing loon.