Sunday, February 12, 2012

Hawaiian Monk Seals

Ok, so today I will share the other cool thing about Ka'ena Point...Seals!  They are always there.  Every time I have gone over the years, there is at least one sunbathing.  They are the most relaxing creatures to watch because they do very little.  It's incredibly exciting when they open their eyes or scratch their head with their flipper, or actually MOVE!  Last year, my friend and I saw two basking in the sun here and then a third one came in from the ocean.  This caused quite a stir and there was a bit of a brawl.  The incomer was driven out of that spot.  It was so national geographic and I loved it.  Anyway, here are two sleepyheads from this visit: