Puffin (Fratercula arctica) standing on a rock, posing for a tourist holding a camera, Shetland Isles, Scotland, UK, July 2011. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? Although the largest colonies of puffins are on Iceland and Norway, the UK holds about 10% of the world population of the bird. Highly commended, 'Living Landscape: Connectivity' category, British Wildlife Photography Awards (BWPA) competition 2012.