Great Northern Diver
70cm to 90cm
127cm to 147cm
3.6kg to 4.5kg
The great northern diver is the largest of all the UK's divers. Compared to its more common relatives, they have bigger heads and bills.
They are black and white all over, with a dark head with tones of green.
Their diets mainly consist of crustaceans and fish.
For more information on the diet of a loon, check out this guide.
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