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Common Loon

Plongeon huard

Gavia immer

Birds of North America
  • Common Loon
  • Common Loon
  • Common Loon
  • Common Loon
  • Common Loon

Life, Habitat & Pictures of the Common Loon

B L W W W Family Latin Name
32" 81.3cm 46" 116.8cm 9lb. 4.1kg Gaviidae Gavia immer

  • Breeding
  • Year Around
  • Winter
Common Loon range

The Common Loon is one of the largest loons seen thoughout North America. They are found on fresh water lakes during the summer breeding months. These deep divers are usually observed on clean deep water lakes. These loons are likely to move to saltwater bodies during the winter months. The calls of these birds are enjoyed by all who hear them and reminds us of the outdoors and wilderness. These loons have been seen as far as Cuba during the northern winter months.

Birds of Cuba