The horned puffin (Fratercula corniculata) is an auk, similar in appearance to the
Atlantic puffin. It is a pelagic seabird that feeds primarily by diving for fish.
Learn how to identify Horned Puffin, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls,
and watch videos. A striking seabird, the Horned Puffin nests in colonies on ...
Information and pictures of Horned and Tufted puffins.
Two species of puffins nest in Kenai Fjords National Park, the horned and the
tufted. The puffins we see from the tour boats are ready for the breeding season.
Horned puffins live primarily on the open ocean, but return to coastal nesting
grounds in summer, where they mate and raise their chicks. They nest in crevices
Fratercula corniculata, horned puffins, is widespread in the Pacific and low Arctic.
It breeds along the coast of British Columbia, on some islands and peninsulas ...
Horned Puffin habitat, behavior, diet, migration patterns, conservation status, and
Horned puffins are monomorphic; the male and female exhibit the same plumage
coloration. In summer, it has a small, fleshy, dark "horn" above each eye from ...
The Horned Puffin (Fratercula corniculata) is one of the most sought after
seabirds in Alaska by tourists and photographers. It is a smallish, picturesque
bird with ...
Horned Puffin. According to the Alaska Sea life Center (www.alaskasealife) “a
record 62 fish have been carried by one Puffin.” That is amazing! Of course ...