Atlantic Puffin

Fratercula arctica
Fratercula arctica · from Wikimedia Commons (Credit)

My Sightings

Date Location Note
Snaefellsnes Coast, IcelandMany swimming in the water in small groups. I did not see any nesting sites. They look similar to Horned puffins from the Pacific coast. According to the tour guide they lose their bright colored bills in when they are not breeding.

My Photos

Date Photo
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