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Airborne Sea Hare

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Something dislodged this Sea Hare from the ledge above me and it came tumbling down in front of me.........

© 2014 Michael Bear

Octo Pokes Head Out of Hole to Eyeball Me Warily

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© 2014 Michael Bear

Underwater Film by Erick Higuera: ‘Baja’

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BAJA from Erick Higuera on Vimeo.

Ocean Sanctuaries: The Sharks of San Diego

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Coming Soon at Ocean Sanctuaries.org: ‘The Sharks of San Diego.’

Already consider yourself a veteran of logging Sevengill shark encounters?

Would you like a chance to log encounters with *other* species of shark?

Soon you will have a chance with National Geographic’s latest citizen science tool called: Fieldscope. You will be able to log sightings and photos of Leopard sharks, Horn sharks, Angel sharks, Tope sharks as well as pelagic species such as Blue, Mako, Great White and Thresher.

 

Credit: Michael Bear

Credit: Michael Bear

Lazaro Ruda: Male Seahorse Giving Birth

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(Used with permission)

Michael Bear: Lion Nudibranch Spreading Its Hood to Feed

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Lion Nudibranch

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© 2014 Michael Bear

Gayle Van Leer: Mysterious Jelly-like Creature at La Jolla Shores

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A Remarkable Video by WeiWei Gao: 2 Octopuses Fighting

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Wrestling Octopus at the Shores from Weiwei Gao on Vimeo.

Octo Changing Colors and Fleeing

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Note the little Sand Dab on the right, trying to get in on the act.

© 2014 Michael Bear