Like us, she was excited at the opportunity to assist, and hopeful we'd see some loons
Whitney said loons
are territorial, returning to previous nesting locations, and will usually establish nests with two eggs by the end of May, with an incubation period of about a month.
Critique: The loons
are a group of aquatic birds found in many parts of North America and northern Eurasia (Europe, Asia and debatably Africa).
Key words: tracking, satellite telemetry, migration, avian, yellow-billed loons
, Gavia adamsii
But the loon
parents do seem to have a strong sense that they don't own their babies; that they are rearing baby loons
primarily for the loon
kingdom, not for themselves.
Because animals have long memories, ravens have retained their black feathers and loons
have kept their flat feet.
The second semi-final saw unbeaten and firm favourite Lance's Loons
win their tie as they progressed to face the Terror Squad in the final.
, Western Grebes, and Common Murres represented the greatest proportion of examined birds (92%, n = 284, Table 1).
We look forward to continuing our partnership with the Loons
and our success both on the field and in the Midland community for years to come," said Dodgers Assistant General Manager/Director of Player Development De Jon Watson.
With only a couple of fishing boats on the lake and the beach nearly empty, Saturday was the lull before the storm at Loon
Evers of the BioDiversity Research Institute in Gorham, Maine, and his colleagues analyzed mercury concentrations in yellow perch and common loons
in the northern United States and southern Canada.
The center has documented weight loss and death in common loons
resulting from mercury poisoning, which comes from local sources and arrives via aerial transportation.