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Galapagos Sea Lion

Zalophus wollebaeki

Description:

Mother and baby sea lion. They didn't seem bothered by my presence and the baby started feeding right there!

Notes:

Spotted on Rabida Island


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10 Comments

RachelM
RachelM 6 years ago

Thank you Sarah, Thurd13, and misako! :)

misako
misako 6 years ago

lovely--the 2nd photo is amazing!

Thurd13
Thurd13 6 years ago

beautiful series + special spotting....

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt 6 years ago

How exciting to capture this AWESOME moment!! Your pics are AMAZING!!! I too am quite fond of the 2nd pic!! :)

RachelM
RachelM 6 years ago

Thank you! The Galapagos was amazing, there was so much wildlife and I did feel very lucky to be there :)

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 6 years ago

The second picture is precious... amazing set of photos!! You're very lucky :) It's one of my dreams to visit the Galapagos Islands!

Amazing pics..

MaryOhkwari
MaryOhkwari 6 years ago

No problem :) The mother looks so pleased in the fourth photo. ^^

RachelM
RachelM 6 years ago

Thanks so much Mary! :)

MaryOhkwari
MaryOhkwari 6 years ago

This is an AMAZING spotting! Can't believe it hasn't seen more attention... I'd recommend re-ordering the photos you uploaded so one with both the mother and calf is visible as a thumbnail. Beautiful moment. :)

Ecuador

Lat: -0.82, Long: -91.10

Spotted on Sep 3, 2009
Submitted on May 3, 2011

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