Between 1993 and the mid 2000’s, dedicated loon counters position themselves at Taughannock (a prominent point along Cayuga Lake) every morning for two hours from late October through early December. Thousands of loons were counted annually with the highest seasonal total of 13,250 in 1995.
|Taughannock Falls State Park - point|
|Taughannock pier where the loon watch is conducted|
|Yours truly at the loon watch|
|Common Loon (Photo © Laura Keene)|
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