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Great Northern Diver or Loon
Species

  • Vilchis, L.I., Johnson, C.K., Evenson, J.R., Pearson, S.F., Barry, K.L., Davidson, P., Raphael, M.G. & Gaydos, J.K. (2014) "Assessing ecological correlates of marine bird declines to inform marine conservation" Conservation Biology 29(1):154-163
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cobi.12378
  • Guse, N., Markones, N., Bolduc, F. & Garthe, S. (2013) "Distribution of seabirds in the Lower Estuary and Gulf of St Lawrence (Canada) during summer" Seabird 26:42-70
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  • Wikipedia - Great northern loon is a large member of the loon, or diver, family of birds. The species is known as the common loon in North America and the great northern diver in Eurasia; its current name is a compromise proposed by the International Ornithological Committee.