Entries by Biff Conrod


Best Guess Hatch Dates

June 6, 2022 Some Blog readers may remember my 2021 “Biff’s Scientific Hatch Time Predictions” blog, where I did some statistical voodoo and predicted the hatch dates based on Loon […]


Intruding Loons

June 4, 2022 The loon cam has recently been catching a few visits from intruding loons in the resident pair’s territory. One clip shows a single intruder nonchalantly swimming right […]


Waterfowl Motel

May 27, 2022 I’ve already mentioned the various nest raft visitors we frequently see but this year the raft has been exceptionally busy. The local goose pair uses the raft […]


The Territory

May 24, 2022 I’ve used the term “territory” a number of times in these blogs. Perhaps I ought to define the term as it is used in wildlife ecology and […]

Those Darn Geese

May 11, 2022 A topic receiving much attention on the Loon Cam is the pair of geese visiting the nest raft on a regular basis. They appear to have much […]