- Puffins can live up to 29 years.
- Puffins are also known as "clowns of the sea" or "sea parrots".
- Puffins are great divers.
- A baby puffin is called a chick or a puffling.
- Puffins can hold up to 62 fish in their bills at one time.
- A puffin can fly about 40 miles an hour.
- There are 3 to 4 million puffin pairs in the world.
- The name puffin originally meant "fatling".
- Puffin Island is the name of several islands in the world.