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This podcast is from the Peterson Field Guides. The spectacularly colorful triangular bill of the Atlantic Puffin is one of the most recognizable features of any bird. Find out more about this distinctive and-dare we say-cute species.
Pictures and Videos
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- World Book Encyclopedia Student Article - This encyclopedia article has good general information about puffins. Also check the World Book kids online exhibit on Puffins. World Book Kids World of Animals Use the arrow keys to locate puffin exhibit, then click on picture of puffin. When the picture appears on the left hand side of your screen, click on Go to the Puffin Exhibit.
- Nature Works - Atlantic Puffin Webpage covers characteristics, range, habitat, diet, life cycle, and behavior of the Atlantic Puffin.
- National Geographic Kids Atlantic Puffins View facts and photos, watch a video, and check out a map where puffins live.
- 26 Questions About Puffins Click on a question at the top of the page and it will take you to the answer further down on the same web page. From Project Puffin
- Project Puffin General Article about the Atlantic Puffin where you can also listen to a puffin.
- Maine Birding - Atlantic Puffin Detailed Article About Puffins
- Puffin Colonies off the Coast of Maine - Maps and description of puffin colonies off the coast of Maine