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Maine donating up to 10 baby loons to Massachusetts
By John Holyoke, BDN Staff
BANGOR, Maine — In the Pine Tree State, the mournful call of the loon is common, but it can still be counted among our brief summer’s sweetest gifts. But in the rest of the Northeast, those calls are much more rare.
The Portland-based Biodiversity Research Institute and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife are working to change that, one loon chick at a time.
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