|Common Name:||Loon, Yellow-billed|
|Scientific Name:||Gavia adamsii|
|Area:||Salmon Harbor - Winchester Bay, Oregon|
|Date:||March 11, 2023|
The largest of the four loons seen in western North America a very rare winter visitor mainly to coastal estuaries from late September to April.
|Reference:||The Sibley Guide to Birds by Sibley / Birds of Oregon by Burrows & Gilligan||