16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Elephant Seals at the Mouth of the Mad River

Every Winter, Elephant Seals gather on the west shore of the Mad River, to give birth to their pups.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2018
Date Uploaded: 04.2018
Photo Location: McKinleyville, California, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot ELPH 160
Copyright: © Thomas Shellenberger