Image of the Day: Puffins on Shiant Islands, Scotland


Black-and-white razorbills (at right) and bright-beaked puffins (at left and in air, at center) find a perfect habitat on the Shiant Islands, a few miles southeast of Lewis, Scotland. Nearly 8,000 razorbills and more than 200,000 puffins are estimated to use these islands as their breeding grounds each year.

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