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any of two genera of northern seabirds having short necks and brightly colored compressed bills

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Atlantic puffins, European turtle doves, Slavonian grebes and pochards have been listed as vulnerable to <B extinction in the latest International Union for Conservation of Nature assessment Danny Lawson
Atlantic puffins nest all across the North Atlantic, from Maine up to Canada, Greenland and Iceland, and across the ocean on the shores of England and Scandinavia.
Grand Colombier has dry soils and is densely vegetated (mainly ferns, Dryopteris spinulosa, and graminoids, Deschampsia flexuosa), providing diverse and highly suitable breeding sites for burrow-dwelling petrels and Atlantic Puffins.
In their travels the Blues see snowy egrets, great blue herons, laughing gulls, roseate terns, Atlantic puffins, American oystercatchers, magnificent frigate birds, sandpipers, Brandt's cormorant, brown pelicans, winter wrens, thick-billed immures, and common loons.
Washington, January 10 (ANI): A new research has determined that a recent increase in winter mortality in Atlantic puffins could be due to worsening conditions within the North Sea.
Bald eagles build very simple nests of layered sticks, while the male masked weaver and the female Baltimore oriole create hanging cubicles; Atlantic puffins seek out little caverns such as abandoned rabbit holes, the wandering albatross builds a mound of mud and grass.
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