Puffin Camp

The Audubon’s Project Puffin offers a camp for adults to learn all about the adorable birds and you can be part of it. There are several ornith-camps put on by the Audubon Society. You can see them all here. This is an example of the Hog Island Audubon Camp in...

Photogenic Puffins

Any puffin lover can tell you how photogenic the little clowns of the sea are but apparently, this Alaska photographer has seen it translate into a career (and no doubt monetary) truth as well. According to, Dake Schmidt “People love puffins”. “When...

Puffins bullied by Gulls

One of the natural predators of the puffin are gulls (I wrote about puffin predators here). This poor little puffin was trying to bring its puffling some sand eels when this gull flew in and took it…mean gull! You can read the whole story The puffin that got...

Live Puffin update

From the Project Puffin Live puffin cams, here is a screenshot from this evening. The mama is with the puffling. The little puffling is getting so big. When he faces the camera, his tummy fur is white! So cute! Really, you should check it out if you have time. You can...

O Paterson! (Artful design)

A very talented, Andy Arthur, made a lovely design of a puffin and used the poem “Paterson the Puffin” by Andrew MacLeod (previous posted here). I would like to share it with all of you… he says there may be more versions to come! Yippeee!   You...