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Common Loon Photos

Photography by Terry Sohl

My Favorite: One of the first times I saw a Common Loon in breeding plumage, this was taken at Bald Lake, near Willow, Alaska. This is actually mid-vocalization, as you can get a hint of the open mouth and tongue.

Common Loon - Gavia immer

Common Loon 1 - Gavia immer Common Loon 2 - Gavia immer Common Loon 3 - Gavia immer Common Loon 4 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 1 (winter plumage)

July 18th, 2004

Below Oahe Dam, near Pierre, South Dakota

Common Loon 2 (winter plumage)

July 18th, 2004

Below Oahe Dam, near Pierre, South Dakota

Common Loon 3

June 20th, 2006

Bald Lake, Alaska

Common Loon 4

June 20th, 2006

Bald Lake, Alaska

Common Loon 5 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 6 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 7 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 8 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 5

June 20th, 2006

Bald Lake, Alaska

Common Loon 6

June 20th, 2006

Bald Lake, Alaska

Common Loon 7

July 2nd, 2011

Glacier National Park, Montana

Common Loon 8

July 2nd, 2011

Glacier National Park, Montana

Common Loon 3 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 10 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 11 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 12 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 9

May 20th, 2014
Near Anchorage, Alaska

Common Loon 10

May 20th, 2014
Near Anchorage, Alaska

Common Loon 11

April 14th, 2019
Wall Lake, South Dakota
 

Common Loon 12

April 14th, 2019
Wall Lake, South Dakota
 

Common Loon 13 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 14 - Gavia immer

Common Loon 13

April 14th, 2019
Wall Lake, South Dakota
 

Common Loon 14

April 14th, 2019
Wall Lake, South Dakota
 
   

Click here for the species description page for the Common Loon.


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