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Photo Gallery: 2016 Loon Family of Halfmoon 2

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First Family of Halfmoon continued: Pictures cover the day after hatching, weeks one and two:

  Family outing
Parent feeding chick
By Ric Zaenglein

  First piggy back
An early piggy back  
By Ric Zaenglein
Chick outing 
Chick and parents near nest
By Ric Zaenglein
  Chick's outing
Time for a cruise
By Ric Zaenglein

  Loon chick and parent near nest
Chick and parent near nest  
By Ric Zaenglein
Expanding beyond the safety zone 
Exploring beyond the safety zone
By Ric Zaenglein

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A second chick was born a day after the first, unfortunately, not surviving past a week. The surviving chick grew and explored the lake.
Ric Zaenglein (http://www.sportsimagez.com/)  continued to chronicle the family's development during week two.

  Growing fast
A second-week swim with mom
By Ric Zaenglein

  Showing the chick a wing spread
Showing the chick a wing spread
By Ric Zaenglein
Along when mom dives 
Alone when mom dives
By Ric Zaenglein
  Grown substantially
Chick grew substantially
By Ric Zaenglein

  Mom and chick
Chick tries flapping   
By Ric Zaenglein
First solo swim 
No, flap like this
By Ric Zaenglein

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Two weeks after the hatching, August 6, Kelley LeBlanc snapped these pictures of a rapidly maturing chick.  

  Mom and chick
Second week: mom and chick Kelley LeBlanc

  Mom and chick
Mom and chick out for a swim  
By Kelley LeBlanc
Mom winging 
Wing it like this, Chick
By Kelley LeBlanc
  Mom and chick swiming away
Chick's piggy back time
By Kelley LeBlanc

  Piggy back
Chick is getting a little heaver  
By Kelley LeBlanc
Mom and chick 
No one watching me swim
By Kelley LeBlanc
  Loon chick solo
Chick solo swim
By Kelley LeBlanc

  Loon chick and parent
Chick and parent  
By Kelley LeBlanc
Loon chick and parent 
Chick  trying to wng-it
By Kelley LeBlanc
 

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