Scientific name: Fratercula arctica
With a brightly coloured bill, orange feet and waddling walk, the much-loved Puffin has a clown-like appearance. It can be seen nesting on clifftops and islands in northern England, Wales and the Scottish Isles.
Average lifespan: 18 years
Classified in the UK as Red under the Birds of Conservation Concern 4: the Red List for Birds (2015). Listed as Vulnerable on the global IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.