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Northern Elephant Seal Photos

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San Simeon, California; a large male Northern Elephant Seal (Mirounga angustirostris) displays his dominance over his section of the beach by raising his head and vocalizing, early February is prime birthing and breeding season, the beach is populated with adult males fiighting for the right to mate and mothers giving birth and nursing their young