January 04, 2013

Red Throated loon

Red Throated loon by ricmcarthur
Red Throated loon, a photo by ricmcarthur on Flickr.
We were looking for another bird, which we didn't see, when we spotted this red throated loon.
It's in non breeding plumage so it doesn't have a red throat.

It was a fair way out in the lake but I was able to get a reasonable photo of this life bird.

Gavia Stellata

1 comment:

Tiffanie said...

That was a nice surprise for you :). Congrats on the life bird!