|Moss Landing Power Plant|
|Sea Goddess, our boat|
|The Lovey and I, excited about our boat ride|
We saw some locals...
|Sea Lion sunning himself|
|Three sea lions arguing about who was going to sit next to whom|
|MBARI, with a BUNCH of birds flying above|
|Cormorant sitting on a pile|
|Sea Lion discussions|
|Our escort as we head to sea|
|Not so smart kayakers|
And then we were surrounded by these giant, gentle creatures.
Now - they are heading toward the boat we are on..
|I left the people in the photo so you could get an idea of how close these humpbacks were.|
And then they were gone. There is a smooth spot in the water showing where they dived.
And then they came back. This is about five minutes later. Our tour guid said there were about 10 in the herd that surrounded us. Humpbacks are solitary creatures, but sometimes come together to feed.
Here's a video I took toward the end of the day. They kept on and kept on and kept on.....
|.....And this folks, is my|