13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Racing the Sea Lions

My daughter Aidan marvels at her close proximity to the wildlife at Children's Pool in La Jolla, Ca. The sea lions coexist with the tourists and scuba divers who come to explore there, but are a constant source of divisive controversy between residents of San Diego: Should they stay, or should they go? For my family and I, its a no-brainer: sea lions were there first.

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Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: None, United States of America
Copyright: © HP Hart