Let's learn about puffins!



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Two Horned Puffins stand on rock in Round Island, Alaska. PIcture from Discovery Education.


What are puffins? What is an Atlantic Puffin? Where do they live? What do they eat? Answer these

and other questions by exploring the websites below!



National Geographic Creature Feature


National Geographic - A to Z Animals


NHPTV Natureworks


Canadian Geographic



Click here to learn more about Project Puffin, part of the Audubon Society's Seabird Restoration Project in Maine.


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Check out this video of Atlantic Puffins off the coast of Maine!





Here's another video of a baby puffin making it's way to the ocean!






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Vocabulary Challenge - Can you find the meanings of these words?


tundra

arctic

migration

habitat

burrow

prey

Want to learn more words? Check out the Arctic Wildlife Glossary !



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R. Beaudoin
1/22/10

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