Galleries » Bird Galleries » Waterfowl » Loons » Red-Throated Loon

Red-Throated Loon

Gavia stellata

The Red-Throated Loon breeds at some of the highest latitudes of any bird and is found at the top of the globe anywhere in the northern hemisphere in summer. Some will winter as far north as southern Alaska and the Aleutian archipelago, but many will move south into more temperate zones.

Click map markers to reveal further information