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Common Loon (Gavia immer) discovered by sam (#4322)

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Sighting Info

Observed: August 18, 2014 @ 5:15 PM
Posted on: August 30, 2014 @ 10:34 PM (diff: 12 days)

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By Tclenche on 8/31/2014 10:20:53 AM

that looks like a big fish he got there!

By sam on 8/31/2014 10:23:34 PM

thanks Tom fore the comment. yes indeed, it was still alive when I took those shots. it was quite a ways out. the fish looked almost as long as the loon. it flicked out of it's grip and somersaulted in the air. when it came down the loon caught it . the loon tried to swallow it but it was too large. I think it was a small salmon or a trout.

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