Most puffins start breeding when they are five years old and often live for more than 20 years. Some young, inexperienced birds may change mates after breeding failures but most will mate with the same partner for many years.
Pure nature and PUFFINS abound in ICELAND. Spectacular Látrabjarg Cliffs, is Europe’s largest sea cliff rookery. Atlantic Puffins feel so safe at Látrabjarg Cliffs, in the West Fjords on the continent’s edge, they allow a very close approach.
The Tufted Puffin (Fratercula cirrhata), also known as crested puffin, is a relatively abundant medium-sized pelagic seabird in the auk family (Alcidae) found throughout the North Pacific Ocean. It is one of three species of puffin.