12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Making Amends

Atlantic Puffin holding a wild iris in his beak to give to his mate. They collect weeds, grass, sticks, flowers etc to use as nesting material for their burrows.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Newfoundland, Canada
Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
Copyright: © Megan Lorenz