A large barnacle on an echinoid test
This vulture was feasting on a seabird carcass.
A skeletonized sea lion carcass.
Juvenile or non-breeding murre.
A relatively freshly dead sea lion with rope wrapped around its flipper. I'm not sure if the rope contributed to its death: it didn't seem very tightly attached.
There were thousands of these scattered all over the beach.
sand dollar test with barnacle
metallic blue-black stinkbugs or shield bugs.
A foaming individual. Apparently they foam to retain moisture and/or keep their limbs nicely lubricated.
A juvenile Great Horned Owl roosting
Reduviid nymph at the ARCTIC transit center.
Large black bumble-type bee. Carpenter bee?