USGS - science for a changing world

USGS Multimedia Gallery

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Social Media

Multimedia Gallery Home | Photos

Sea Otter Hunt at Sunrise
Sea Otter Hunt at Sunrise
Thumbnail Medium Original


Title: Sea Otter Hunt at Sunrise


USGS marine biologists set sail on a crisp September morning to capture and tag wild sea otters to monitor the health of this threatened species.

Location: Big Sur, CA, USA

Date Taken:

Photographer: Ben Young Landis
Photographer Email:
Photographer Organization: USGS

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


File Details:
Type: JPEG image - 2.18 MB
Dimensions: 2592 x 1944
Resolution: 180 dpi

Suggest an update to the information/tags?

Tags: 2011EmployeePhotoContest coastal employee marine seaotter sunrise wildlife



Browse More: Photo Collections | Photo Sets


Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Page Contact Information: Image Gallery Webmaster
Page Last Modified: Thursday, May 22, 2014