Puffin in Flight

A tufted puffin (Fratercula cirrhata) in flight against a gray sky in Alaska’s Pribilof Islands (USA). Puffins are charismatic seabirds that delight wildlife enthusiasts and draw tourists to the islands where they nest. Read more about these remarkable birds at the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center.

Puffin in Flight, Pribilof Islands Alaska

Glen Tepke/Marine Photobank