Archive for September, 2011

Birth of a Sea Otter

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Editor’s Note: Blog posts in September 2011 highlight online resources to help you learn more about sea otters, the subject of our most recent newsletter’s Creature Feature.

Researchers working in Elkhorn Slough in the Monterey Bay area this spring were astonished to witness the birth of a sea otter. This is believed to be the only instance of a wild birth being witnessed and recorded. Read more about this amazing event, and access video, at: