Wildlife Artist Derk Hansen Unframed Loon Art Print New Light New Life
A loon family swims in a sheltered bay in Derk Hansen's New Light New Life wildlife art print. The babies are in the water within 24 hours of hatching.
State Bird of Minnesota | Common Loon
The common loon (Gavia immer) was adopted as the official state bird of Minnesota in 1961; about 12,000 of these unique birds make their summer homes in Minnesota; facts, photos, video.
I really think Stillwater, MN is a pretty little town ~ it sits on a scenic river, the St. Croix, it has a beautiful old downtown area, and perhaps most of all has the Stillwater Lift Bridge, a piece of historical transportation from a time when fewer people felt the need to cross back and forth into Wisconsin. While it is picturesque, I've never really been able to find a vantage point to photo the town - river, buildings, bridge and all. I suspect the only places to do this is on the…