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Uploaded on Wednesday 10 Nov 2010 by Peter Prokosch

Puffin (Fratercula Arctica), Shetland Islands

Year: 2010
From collection: Arctic Biodiversity
Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The Atlantic Puffin is a distinctive bird that digs burrows into grass-covered soil in order to nest. Most Puffins search for food in the waters offshore and there are estimated to be around 10,000 pairs in Norway.
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