Tag Archives: Common Loon

Wind, Rain, and Birds

This entry is part 1 of 24 in the series 2012 Photojournal

Today was the Christmas Bird Count for Sitka. Unfortunately there were strong winds and heavy rain for most of the day. Despite this I managed to walk over 10 miles and tallied over 30 species of birds. I’ve had a … Continue reading

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19 December Photos: Loons

This entry is part 219 of 221 in the series 2007 Photojournal

I was able to get photos of a Pacific and Common Loon swimming near each other, unfortunately they were not too near me and the light was a bit harsh.

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Birds

This entry is part 201 of 221 in the series 2007 Photojournal
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Loon Identification Update

I have had a few responses to the Loon Identification post I made a couple of days ago. One of them pointed out that there is a discussion of Loons in the Peterson Field Guide to Advanced Birding by Kenn … Continue reading

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Loon Identification

It’s the time of year that loons are most easily observed around Sitka, and I was recently reminded that I have pictures of several different loons taken over the last three years that I have had a hard time figuring … Continue reading

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Over on the Island

This entry is part 196 of 221 in the series 2007 Photojournal
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