Project Puffin

Seabird Restoration Program

Atlantic Puffins Billing Photo: Stephen W. Kress

Our Mission

Our mission is advancing the science of seabird conservation while encouraging protection and appreciation of seabird habitats worldwide.

What is Project Puffin?
About

What is Project Puffin?

To learn about Project Puffin, read 'Project Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Beloved Seabird Back to Egg Rock' - by Dr. Stephen W. Kress and Derrick Z. Jackson.

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Research Islands
Conservation

Research Islands

Learn more about where we work to help seabirds. 

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Help us save the winter home of Maine puffins!
Conservation

Help us save the winter home of Maine puffins!

Please ask President Obama to permanently protect this vital ocean habitat.

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feathers awry
Conservation

feathers awry

Follow life on Seal Island National Wildlife Refuge with Project Puffin Intern Stacey Hollis as you read about "a summer spent studying the birds, for the love of birds" in her blog.

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Puffin Tours
Visit

Puffin Tours

Local companies offer a unique opportunity to view the thriving colony at Eastern Egg Rock.

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Seabirds in the News
News

Seabirds in the News

Recent online articles about seabirds.

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How you can help, right now