The Red-throated Loon is the smallest and most slender of the loons. It has a thin bill that points slightly upward. In breeding plumage, it has a blackish-brown back, a gray head and neck, and a deep red throat. In non-breeding plumage, it has a gray back speckled with white, giving the bird an overall light gray appearance. The throat and face are white, with the white on the face extending above the eyes; the crown of the head is dark. Juveniles are brownish-gray. Under-parts are white in all plumages.
First Sighting of Year
|Thursday, January 1, 2015||2€“32 McKenney Point Rd Cape Elizabeth ME United States|
|Saturday, April 9, 2016||1€“111 Ratcliff Rd Westport Island ME United States|
|Tuesday, January 17, 2017||83€“199 Cushman Point Rd Wiscasset ME United States|
|Wednesday, January 10, 2018||Wiscasset ME United States|