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About Loons

Related About Loons Your guide to know. Loon Size The common loon measures about 30 inches from head to tail and has a 5-foot wingspan. Adults weigh 6 to 13 lbs. with the male generally being larger than the female in a pair. Plummage: Feather Colors & Patterns During the…

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Protect Loons

Over the last seventy years, northern Wisconsin has experienced increasing development. Housing density maps from 1940, 1990, and 2010 clearly show cumulative density throughout the decades, particularly in the lakes regions. What does this mean for loons? Loss of habitat, declining water quality, and increased recreational use of lakes influences…

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Get Involved

Since 1978, LoonWatch’s Annual Lakes Monitoring Program has engaged an active volunteer network of Loon Rangers as its primary tool to collect critical long-term data on loons in northern Wisconsin. Working as population monitors and environmental educators, these volunteers have been the field force that has provided SOEI and WI…

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Lab Services

The Applied Research and Environmental Laboratory (ARELab) is an analytical laboratory that supports applied environmental research and provides service to citizens and natural resource professionals throughout the region. Students work with faculty and staff to analyze a range of environmental samples that describe water quality, soil nutrients, and foodweb processes….

Loans

If you apply for financial aid, you may be offered loans as part of your financial aid offer. A loan is money you borrow and must pay back with interest. In addition to receiving scholarships and grants, loans allow you and/or your parent(s) to borrow additional money to help with…

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Grants

To receive financial aid from federal and state programs you must meet the following guidelines. General Eligibility Requirements Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen. If male, at least 18 years of age, and born after December 31, 1959, be registered with the Selective Service. Demonstrate financial need if applying…

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Enroll

We are pleased you have chosen to attend Northland College! And you’re only one step away from joining the Northland family. A $200 non-refundable enrollment deposit is all that’s required to enroll. Fill out the form below and you’ll receive written confirmation that we’ve received your deposit. If you have…

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Veterans

If you are currently serving in the military, have served in the past, or are a dependent of someone who has, you may be eligible to receive financial assistance from the Department of Veterans Affairs (V.A.). Northland College actively assists eligible students with applying their educational benefits towards a degree….