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With the nest built right next to the water, the chicks can slide in without walking, and when they do, they transform immediately. They are strong, graceful swimmers as soon as they hit the water, and can dive well in a few weeks. They stick very close to the adult, and when it senses danger, it deflates the swim bladder and sinks down in the water far enough so the loon chicks can clamber onto its FIRST C I T I Z E N OF MINNESOTA 27 back, where they ride out the problem high and dry. They grow and feather fast and in a few weeks begin to give hints of the strength and beauty that will come by midsummer.

Probably the mother killed it," he said. " I asked. A wordless shrug of the shoulders was the only answer I got. The mystery is still unsolved. 3 Hunter of the High Places This page intentionally left blank O UR FEW ACRES OF the old forest rise gradually from the bouldered shore to a dirt road in back and are dominated by a couple dozen old giants, virgin white pines whose sunreaching strength has pumped them high above the surrounding trees and spread their irregular branches into a shimmering dark green crown.

Early June in the north is seldom the best time for comfortable canoeing. It can be cantankerous, with an occasional cold squall dragging along in the wake of retreating spring, savage hordes of mosquitoes, and, once in a while, a misplaced November dawn that rimes the edges of paddles. But it is also a good time. Good for nesting loons, walleye fishing, and the glory days of the moccasin flowers, so we take a chance hoping for one of the surprises wilderness mornings can sometimes deal the gambler.

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