Non-Breeding Birds Distribution Map

NatureMapping Observations throughout the year

Pacific Loon (Gavia adamsi)

The Washington Gap Analysis Project created breeding bird maps only. The non-breeding birds (e.g., wintering, pelagic (coastal), and birds expanding their ranges) are represented only by NatureMapping sightings.

NM observation maps

NatureMapping observations reported by townships throughout the year.

Species Distribution Information

The Pacific Loon winters along the west coast, from south-east Alaska all the way down to Baja California and Mexico. This loon breeds in Alaska, the Northern Territories, Nunavut and the Arctic islands.

Text edited by Gussie Litwer
Webpage designed by Dave Lester