Tag: Piedras Blancas
More commonly known as the Northern Elephant Seal. Elephant seals get their name from their huge size (Male’s can get up to 5,000 pounds) and from the male’s large proboscis, which is used in making extremely loud snorting noises during the mating season. A successful bull is able to impregnate up to 50 females in […]
This video really captures the sounds of elephant seals, especially from the females when they feel their pups are threatened.