A Southern Elephant Seal Duel - Observation of the Week, 11/17/19

Our Observation of the Week is this pair of dueling Southern Elephant Seals, seen in the French Southern Territories by @admss

A bird enthusiast, Adrien Mauss visited the Kerguelen Islands, in the far southern Indian Ocean, in 2013. “I was lucky to spend some months [there],” Adrien tells me, and he is currently iNat’s top observer for the French Southern Territories with 89 verifiable observations. 

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