Jump to content
Whatbird Community

Leucistic Common or Yellow-billed Loon?

Recommended Posts

Location of this challenging loon is north of Yuma on Senator Wash Reservoir.  There has been discussions on Ebird whether this is Yellow-billed or Common Loon by others who have observed this bird but all at a much greater distance.    NOTE: Photos taken just before and during sunset so colors are affected.  More photos here: https://tinanauman.zenfolio.com/p943911403








  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

On 1/10/2019 at 11:47 PM, Tina said:

... There has been discussions on Ebird ...


7 hours ago, guy_incognito said:

... Guy McCaskie and Curtis Marantz both saw the bird and concluded it was a Common Loon.

I'm going to show my ignorance of social media again.

There are discussions on eBird?  How does one access them?  I just looked but I don't see any obvious links to forums, discussions, etc.

Who are McCaskie and Marantz, and how would have seen their conclusions?

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Create New...