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Common Loon (Gavia immer) discovered by Tclenche (#11273)

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Sighting Info

Observed: November 18, 2019 @ 3:00 PM
Posted on: November 18, 2019 @ 8:32 PM (diff: 0 days)
Comments:
A pair of Loons, later joined by a single Loon, were fishing between the shoreline and Petley Rock. Twice, I observed one of the pair, bring a flounder to the surface, but in both cases, they were unable to eat the fish and let it go. I did not observe the single loon bring any catch to the surface although it made numerous dives. I was able to observe and photograph the Loons for over an hour.

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