CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 18, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(NYC) Effort to save puffin on Eastern Egg Rock Island examined; bird's decimation since John James Audubon first drew them reviewed. Modern-day factors menacing puffin existence explained. [Audubon Society's Puffin Project director Stephen KRESS - explains purpose of program.] [Audubon Society pres. Dr. Russell PETERSON - feels humans are responsible for saving bird since humans destroyed their rank.] Details of Maine project explained. [KRESS - notes number transplanted birds from Newfoundland returning to ME; describes puffins' breeding and lifestyles.] [PETERSON - praises puffin personality.]
REPORTER: Marlene Sanders
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