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Drying - Atlantic puffin (Fratercula arctica)

Puffin drying wings after a good fishing dive. Puffins' diet consist of fish and zooplankton but chicks are fed with fish – mostly sand eels. To prey, they can dive to depths up to 60 meters and stay underwater for usually 20-30 seconds (although they can stay up to 110 seconds). The modified, elongated beak allows them to catch and hold up to a dozen sand eels at a time.

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Drying - Atlantic puffin (Fratercula arctica)

Puffin drying wings after a good fishing dive. Puffins' diet consist of fish and zooplankton but chicks are fed with fish – mostly sand eels. To prey, they can dive to depths up to 60 meters and stay underwater for usually 20-30 seconds (although they can stay up to 110 seconds). The modified, elongated beak allows them to catch and hold up to a dozen sand eels at a time.

Image dimensions: 4244 x 2829 pixels

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