Meet pretty and sweet sea lions inhabiting the Sea of Okhotsk and northern waters of the Pacific ocean. One of the largest colonies of the animals is located next to Moneron Island. This is where we’ll go today.
Seals are calm when there are no people around.
As soon as people appear nearby, the animals start moving.
They make a lot of noise with their voices reminding of numerous engine signals.
They are polygamic and are free to change their partners any time.
Females are small while males look much bigger.
Many of them have scars that were left by the fishing nets.
A female gets one cub and can feed it during a year.
A topless female animal?
They do not become extinct yet but there is such a possibility in the nearest future. That is why the animals are included into the endangered-species list.