We found the kits were very interested in boaters whereas the Moms not so much. The kits would struggle to see us sometimes squealing at Mom.
From the first of three trips I did with Sea Otters this past summer.
Early moring on the water so peaceful.
Shush Baby is sleeping.
I think baby can sleep through anything although we were quiet the motor from the boat made noise.
Wrapped in kelp.
When resting the Sea Otters will wrap themselves in anchoured or rooted kelp to prevent them floating away.
A young baby resting on Mom's tummy, it didn't wake up for more than a minute or two.
I wanna see!
Mother Otter decides to move junior to a safer place and junior wants to see what we look like, too cute.