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Loon calling - no pix

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Heard my first loon on Birch Lake this morning. Ice is almost gone from in front of the house.

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We had one flying over the house and calling this morning, too. smilesmile

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I haven't heard that beautiful sound yet,, our lakes are still thick with ice, we were fishing on it just the other day,, but soon, yup soon smile

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Saw a pair in McGregor this weekend - no calling yet.

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We've had many loons on the Minneapolis lakes for over two weeks now. They're becoming very common on Harriet & Calhoun in the Spring & Fall. The water quality has improved on these lakes & the birds have started showing up. For some reason I never hear the loon calls though. I've also seen bald eagles & swans using the lakes recently!

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