Vibrissae (beach wild+animals ). Photo by Tsurai

Vibrissae

Uploaded by: Tsurai

Wednesday February 27, 2013

Crescent City, CA (Current Weather Conditions)

Caption: That's the technical term for these whiskers, which are highly tactile and help sea lions find food and detect water current changes in complete darkness.

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About Tsurai

Tsurai

I'm fortunate enough to live 'way up on the northwestern coast of northern California, an area sometimes referred to as The Humboldt Nation, or the land behind the redwood curtain. Work takes me on the road six months a year, but the rest of the time is mine to surf, kayak, fish, watch birds, and of course take photographs of this remarkable region. Create your own visitor map!

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