In this July 3, 2013, photo, Dr. Steve Kress talks on Eastern Egg Rock, a 7-acre island where he led the successful effort to re colonize puffins off the Maine coast. Forty years ago Kr

 

              In this July 3, 2013, photo, Dr. Steve Kress talks on Eastern Egg Rock, a 7-acre island where he led the successful effort to re colonize puffins off the Maine coast. Forty years ago Kr
In this July 3, 2013, photo, Dr. Steve Kress talks on Eastern Egg Rock, a 7-acre island where he led the successful effort to re colonize puffins off the Maine coast. Forty years ago Kress and his team of researchers began transplanting puffin chicks from Newfoundland to man-made burrows on the remote island in Muscongus Bay. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
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