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    • Fratercula arctica
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    • Atlantic Puffin
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Recent observations

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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kucycads

Date

June 14, 2015

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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paulf84

Date

June 14, 2015 08:53 PM BST

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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parker09

Date

May 13, 2015

Description

At the nesting colony on Lunga in the Treshnish Isles

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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paulcools

Date

June 24, 2006 12:19 PM BST

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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liesvanrompaey

Date

April 3, 2015

Place

Lisbon (Google, OSM)

Description

Seen at Lisbon Oceanarium.

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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kjartanbirgis

Date

July 15, 2014 09:46 PM WET

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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sara4

Date

November 28, 2014

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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bennet

Date

May 30, 2010

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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petemella

Date

September 13, 2014 08:34 AM BST

Description

Bridlington Skua Cruise, September 2014

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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briangratwicke

Date

July 17, 2014 05:51 PM EDT

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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icosahedron

Date

July 17, 2014 10:04 PM BST

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

July 21, 2014

Description

Several of these birds were seen in flight and perching on the rocky cliff ledges.

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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.