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Red-throated Diver Red-throated Diver in sandy bay off Handa Island Gavia stellata,Handa Island,Red-throated loon,Scotland Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Red-throated Diver

Red-throated Diver in sandy bay off Handa Island

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  1. Wow, what a sleek bird! Posted one month ago
    1. Yes, very beautiful too, Christine - love the divers, there are about 2,300 pairs which nest in Scotland Posted one month ago

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The red-throated loon or red-throated diver is a migratory aquatic bird found in the northern hemisphere. The most widely distributed member of the loon or diver family, it breeds primarily in Arctic regions, and winters in northern coastal waters.

Similar species: Loons
Species identified by NattyOne
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By NattyOne

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Uploaded Jun 6, 2021. Captured May 28, 2021 12:53.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/1024s
  • ISO500
  • 400mm