California

 

Muir Woods

 

Predatory Halpotrema snail, Muir Woods

 

Redwood tree grove in Muir Woods

 

 

Piedras Blancas northern elephant seal rookery, Central California

 

Male elephant seal at rest: saving resources to fight for beach (and thus mates)

 

Female displaying the second most common behavior: the itch

 

Display of a future Beachmaster?

 

La Purisima Mission

 

Main chapel

 

Officer's quarters

 

Workshop

 

Workshop