Kelp and Algae - ecophotog

© Joseph W. Dougherty. All rights reserved. Video clip length is 1:18. California sea lions, Zalophus californianus, playing in the water. A scuba instructor tries to teach navigation skills to a scuba student, but the sea lions won't leave them alone. The Sealion Spot; Anacapa Island, Channel Islands National Park and Marine Sanctuary; Santa Barbara Co., CA.

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From Channel Islands National Park and Marine Sanctuary