Nesting Loons on the Lake

This year for the first time in many years our resident loons have successfully built a nest and are expecting.

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One of the prospective parents sitting on the nest.

Their nest is located in the mouth of Blood Brook.

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The loon stretches its neck and lowers its head while fishermen are nearby

As of a few days ago there are no hatchlings as yet, but the parents are tending the eggs in shifts and we are hopeful.

Please respect their privacy and give the area a wide berth.

The Vermont Center for Ecostudies operates the Vermont Loon Conservation Project.  Lots more information at their website.

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