Red-throated Diver (Red-throated Loon) Gavia stellata

The commonest Diver by far round here (Norfolk). Most are at sea but oiled and other sick birds are sometimes found on freshwater pools, although usually still at coastal locations (like the Snettisham and Kelling birds below).

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Red-throated Diver, Scrabster Harbour (Highland, UK), 25th February 2012

 

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Red-throated Diver, Portknockie (Moray, UK), 17th March 2014

 

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Red-throated Diver, Burnham Overy (Norfolk, UK), 13th September 2014

 

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Red-throated Diver, Snettisham (Norfolk, UK), 22nd February 2008

 

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Red-throated Diver, Kelling Quags (Norfolk, UK), 21st March 2009

 

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Red-throated Diver, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 21st November 2015

 

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Red-throated Diver, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 14th October 2004

 

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Red-throated Diver, Little Loch Broom (Highland, UK), 26th February 2012

 

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Red-throated Diver, Lewis (Outer Hebrides, UK), 16th May 2004

 

Red-throated Divers, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 24th September 2012

 

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Red-throated Diver, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 17th November 2012 - I assume the dark on the sides is oil

 

Red-throated Diver, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 14th February 2015

 

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Red-throated Divers, Sheringham (Norfolk, UK), 21st September 2013

 

 

Red-throated Diver, Wick (Highland, UK), 25th February 2012