From the Field: Loon Chicks on the Water

A small, loon chick with downy feathers sits on the back of an adult common loon. The picture is cropped to show a close up of the pair. The water in the background has a dark-green tint to it.
a slightly out of focus photo of a common loon chick on the back of the an adult. the water is reflecting mainly trees and a small portion of the sky
Photos from the field: a loon is spotted by the research team with a chick on its back
Video of a loon pair with its chick on Rush Lake by Emma Weber

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National Loon Center

National Loon Center

The National Loon Center restores and protects loon breeding habitats, enhances responsible recreation, and catalyzes critical loon and freshwater research.