Oregon Field Guide

Tufted Puffins

Clip: Season 32 Episode 8 | 8m 31s | Video has closed captioning.

For decades, bird lovers have traveled from all over the country to Cannon Beach's Haystack Rock, because it's one of the last places they can see the iconic tufted puffins in the lower 48. But the bird's population has plummeted in recent years, and now scientists and puffin lovers alike are scrambling to figure out what's happening with these charming seabirds.

Aired: 02/25/21

Rating: NR

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