Thursday, April 22, 2010

California :: Piedras Blancas Elephant Seals

Near San Simeon, on the Coast Highway, is a special beach. One where the Elephant Seals come ashore for a few months of each year to give birth, breed, and molt. The female and juvenile elephant seals were on the beach beginning the molting process.








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3 comments:

  1. These are priceless. They remind me of one of the cats we used to have; although her name was Rabbit, she always reminded us of a little seal, and those bottom three poses look so much like her.

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  2. OK, gotta ask, how close can you get to these magnificent creatures! Fab photos! As always!

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