Project Puffin

Seabird Restoration Program

Photo: Stephen W. Kress

Our Mission

Our mission is advancing the science of seabird conservation while encouraging protection and appreciation of seabirds 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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Egg Rock Update Newsletter (ERU)
News

Egg Rock Update Newsletter (ERU)

Annual Seabird Restoration Program Newsletter from Project Puffin

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Ocean Heat Wave Disrupts Puffin Nesting
Conservation

Ocean Heat Wave Disrupts Puffin Nesting

Puffin Parents must make decisions on whether to migrate or stay to feed their chicks.

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Hog Island Audubon Camp
Visit

Hog Island Audubon Camp

Join us for legendary 6-day birding and environmental education programs for adults, teens and families.

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Seabirds in the News
News

Seabirds in the News

Recent online articles about seabirds.

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Mad River Decoys by Audubon
Decoys

Decoys By Audubon

National Audubon Society’s Seabird Restoration Program is proud to continue the tradition of manufacturing bird conservation decoys thanks to the generous donation of the Mad River Decoy business by its founders, Jim and Nancy Henry.

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Herz International Seabird Fellowship
Conservation

Herz International Seabird Fellowship

Learn more about the Josephine Daneman Herz International Seabird Fellowship. 

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How you can help, right now