A California sea lion rests on the harboar entrance buoy. This animal has a necklace scar stemming from its past entanglement with fishing net material. Our own Captain Dave and his colleagues disentangled this sea lion a week or so ago and treated the wound. We are watching it slowly heal.
Zalophus with necklace wound on buoy 2015 07-06 SB Channel-001condorexpressphotos, from