Humpback whales use several methods of feeding, including lunge-feeding (seen here), whereby an animal will come to the surface with its enormous mouth wide open to engulf prey such as small schooling fish and krill. Photo courtesy of naturalist Clint.
Here's a classic Pacific Northwest scene: killer whales (T101s) swimming in front of Mt Baker, a glaciated stratovolcano with an elevation of 10,781 ft! Photo courtesy of naturalist Val (@shorelinesnaturephotography
A juvenile and an adult bald eagle perched together at Race Rocks. Typically, white plumage on the head of an eagle does not develop until an eagle is 4-5 years old! Photo courtesy of naturalist Clint (@showtime_photography_clint
Did you know that California sea lions are faster than most other seals and sea lions, capable of bursts of speed up to 25mph? Here's a male looking rather regal in the late afternoon sun. Photo courtesy of naturalist Brendon (@brendonbissonnette
It's always a treat when we spot the coastal wolf that lives on Discovery (and sometimes Chatham) Island. Today's 10:00am wildlife tour was fortunate to catch a rare glimpse of this majestic creature! Footage courtesy of social media coordinator Grace (@wildforwhales).