The bottom trawler "Sea Dragon" (a pun on their fishing method...dragging the bottom) has attracted hundreds of seabirds as the nets come up and non-target species are thrown back in the water injured or dead
vessel trawler Sea Dragon & seabirds 2014 12-29 SB Channel-014
Mystery photo! It's actually a California sea lion, upside down, traveling at a high speed as it emits a massive bubble blast (perhaps aimed at the photographer standing on the dock taking its photograph!). One of the eyes is clearly visible beneath the surface.
Zalophus chasing Sardinops SEA Landing 2014 12-26 SB Harbor-301