• Creator
  • Jones, Lynds
  • Created Date
  • 1907
  • Description
  • Tufted Puffins are medium-sized, stocky seabirds with rounded heads. They are solid brown-black overall, except for distinctive facial coloration.Tufted Puffins can be found in many coastal habitats adjacent to the Washington coast and elsewhere in the northern Pacific, with the exception of estuaries. They breed in colonies on islands with steep, grassy slopes or on cliff tops. [Seattle Audubon Society, "Seattle Audubon's Online Guide to the ... more
    Tufted Puffins are medium-sized, stocky seabirds with rounded heads. They are solid brown-black overall, except for distinctive facial coloration.Tufted Puffins can be found in many coastal habitats adjacent to the Washington coast and elsewhere in the northern Pacific, with the exception of estuaries. They breed in colonies on islands with steep, grassy slopes or on cliff tops. [Seattle Audubon Society, "Seattle Audubon's Online Guide to the Birds of Washington State" Tufted Puffin. http://www.birdweb.org/birdweb/ (accessed Sept. 22, 2005)] Written on back of photograph: Carroll Island, N.N.W. La Push, Wash. North side, Tufted Puffins. PH Coll 1.22. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    4 x 5 in.
    b&w
    Images were scanned from original photographs using a Microtek Scanmaker 8700 scanner in 8-bit grayscale between 600 and 800 ppi. Using Adobe Photoshop 7.0, resized to 768 pixels wide or 600 pixels high (whichever was greater), adjusted the histogram, sharpened and saved in JPEG format at quality rating 3. 2005