Today a bunch of sea lions relaxed on a giant kelp paddy while all around them for hundreds of yards a thousand or so of their brothers and sisters were actively diving, feeding and jumping.
Zalophus californianus mob in giant kelp Macrocystis paddy 2016 09-28 SB Channel-304
Image 7 of 9: a humpback whale does a bit of kelping. The beast has rolled over on its left side and the long white pectoral fin is showing under the kelp.
Megaptera novaeangliae juv Speckles kelp Macrocystis 2015 09-21 SB Channel-052
Gray whale spy hop - original wide angle image. The next photo is an enlargement of this one to spotlight the whale.
Eschrichtius robustus wide angle - spy hop calf in kelp bed Macrocystis 2015 05-07 SB Coast-002
From 2015 05-07 SB Coast