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Life is good -- Breakfast in bed

4 days old now, being fed a lot of small fish by both parents. Taking short dives and flapping the small ‘wings’.

 

Did you see my last, a video?

Yodel (several upslurred introductory notes, similar to wails, and then loud repeated phrases) Given by males in spring and early summer, especially at night. The yodel is a territorial call Its purpose is to alert other males that this loon is defending a territory. ("This is MY lake!") Yodels are often answered by other males.

 

Here more and see explanations here: www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/loon/Dictionary.html

 

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Taken on June 21, 2011