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Loons, it isn't a great camping trip until you fall asleep to the sound of their call.

Loons, it isn't a great camping trip until you fall asleep to the sound of…

The loon (Minnesota's state bird) is the best of all birds. Here's why.

9 Reasons The Loon Is The Best Bird

Loons carry their babies on their backs like this. Baby loons can swim and dive right away, but they often ride on a parent’s back during their first two weeks while they get stronger and avoid predators. Photo by Jim Block

Canadian Loon

When I was a kid, we went to the lakes in northern Wisconsin.that was the first time I saw and heard loons.loons are beautiful to see and have a haunting call

Loon - I have two loons on my lake in Maine. They are so majestic and special that I worry for them and seek them out every single time I visit. When I see them on the water, my heart sings. When I don't, I think about them and hope they are ok.

Common Loons are famous for their eerie, beautiful calls. Among these are the tremolo, a wavering call given when a loon is alarmed or to announce its presence at a lake.

Common Loon - Whatbird.com        via Stefania Betti

The Great Northern Loon (Gavia immer), is a large member of the loon, or diver, family of birds. The species is known as the Common Loon in North America

Common Loon Nest and Eggs

Common Loon Nest and Eggs - Migratory Birds of the Great Lakes


Maybe you could get something like this (minus baby) with two loons facing each other?