Red-throated Loon

Gavia stellata

ML54315081


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Brian Voorhees
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eBird Checklist S35894301
Wyandotte Co. Lake
Wyandotte, Kansas, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 39.1649, -94.7821 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Media notes

Photo with 400MM lens at about 300 meters distance.

Observation details

Seen in company of Common Loons, this bird was in non-breeding plumage in the center of a freshwater lake. Grey cap and speckled back were visible. In flight, the bird showed typical loon posture with legs trailing.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 70D
Lens model
EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
f-stop
f/8.0
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/500 sec
ISO
200
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
515KB
Dimensions
988 x 725

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