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Old 08-05-2015, 12:31 PM   #27
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Originally Posted by Orion View Post
Seems very odd that loons can only manage one or rarely two chicks and yet I routinely see the very similar mergansers with over a dozen chicks. No wonder loons were going extinct.
Loons probably pay more attention to their one or two chicks. Ducks and geese that lose sight of a chick don't even notice.
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