July 28 2008 Blasting by the DND sent the 5 newly returned sea lions into water. Slash hits the water to cruise by the dock. 18 Ecotour boats sited in channel close to sea lions (also later main dock where Slash was lying by boat house).
Aug 20. 2008: Three males, slash absent.
Sept. 23, 2008 One juvenile male elephant seal was up on the lawn by the science house.. Slash has not been around for some time now.
Oct. 27, 2008: possibly one male out on middle rock.
For November of 2008 they have been absent. We expect them back in mid December.
Data Compiled by Garry Fletcher, Nov. 29, 2008