Bridlington Skua Cruise, September 2014
Several of these birds were seen in flight and perching on the rocky cliff ledges.
My boys went to Scotland for their youth pilgrimage. They saw puffins on Staffa near Fingal's cave. Grant took this picture.
The Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica), also known as the Common Puffin, is a species of seabird in the auk family. It is the only puffin native to the Atlantic Ocean with two related species, the Tufted Puffin and the Horned Puffin, being found in the north eastern Pacific. The Atlantic Puffin breeds in Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Newfoundland and many North Atlantic islands, and as far south as Maine in the west and the British Isles in...