Tag Archives: Moss Landing

Sea Otter Resting in the Elkhorn Slough

This sea otter was photographed from a boat on the Elkhorn Slough in Moss Landing, California.  Sea otters must eat up to a quarter of their weight every day, such that they spend a lot of time resting between meals … Continue reading

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Osprey

Ospreys (Pandion haliaetus), also known as fish hawks, are birds of prey that primarily catch and eat fish.  They tend to live near water sources, such as lakes, rivers, and the coast.  An osprey will hover over the water to … Continue reading

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Sea Otter!

We photographed this sea otter in Moss Landing, at the mouth of the Elkhorn Slough, along the coast of central California. He actively groomed himself in the late afternoon sun, as sea otters must groom and rub bubbles into their … Continue reading

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