Gathering of loon researchers to take place next week
MOULTONBOROUGH - Researchers from across the northeastern U.S. and other areas are expected next week at the 26th meeting of the Northeast Loon Study Working Group.
The meeting is Monday and Tuesday.
Topics usually focus on different aspects of Loon conservation including state monitoring and comparisons, Loon health and mortality, lead poisoning from ingested lead fishing tackle, rescues and rehabilitation, and future directions for research.
The Loon Preservation Committee hosts the meeting at The Loon Center in Moultonborough.