16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sea lion pup returning to mom

There is nothing quite like a visit to the Galapagos during the sea lion pup season. Here is a pup who recently went for a swim with other pups on Playa de los lobo, returning to shore to probably check in on his mom.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2017
Date Uploaded: 07.2018
Photo Location: Ecuador
Copyright: © Claire Marshall