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Old 04-16-2020, 02:57 PM   #1
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Default World's Oldest Known Loons at Seney NWR

This is an article from our local newspaper (The Grand Rapids Press). It's about the world's oldest known common loon pair and their return to Seney NWR for their 24th nesting season.

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Old 04-16-2020, 02:58 PM   #2
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24 years Oooo that does seem like a long time
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Old 04-16-2020, 04:02 PM   #3
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Wow! These birds compete with humans for length of the reproductive age. The CommonLoon is indisputable my favorite bird. When I hear one while renting on some New Hampshire or Maine lake, I feel my soul stir. No other bird, indeed no other creature, has quite the intensity of effect upon me as this birds cry. I also love they way they transport their young. They're just awesome birds, and now with this knowledge of their reproductive longevity, still more fascinating!!!
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