Koala with baby, awake but just hanging out. Many, many koala seen in this protected area, especially from the road to the lighthouse.
The Target Species-of-the-Day. It lived up to every moment of it's acclaimed " Most Beautiful Serpent in North America" status. Lots of slithering exit shots...and then...this. Thank you Tony, Zachary Lin and others that lead me to this...writhing prism.
Half the island is closed off each season for the returning 1,100 pairs that breed here: largest west coast rookery for this species.