Orange Pisaster ochraceus found at Hole in the Wall beach near La Push, WA.
Little guy with 2 arms - still alive!
Size: Small. Location: underside of a mostly dry rock. No sign of wasting.
Size: Large. Location: underside of exposed rock near a pool, little splash.
Size: Medium. Location: Underside of rock, lots of water/splash.
x2. Size: small/juvenile. Location underside of boulder. Two adults but countless smaller sea stars in the same location.
x3 Size: small. In between two boulders crawling over each other. Shady and wet but no splash, pretty far out of the low tide.
SizeL Large. No sign of wasting.
Size: Small. Location: Underside of exposed rock.
Size: Large. Location: underside of exposed rock.
Missing arm(s). Sign of wasting? Located on open side of exposed rock near waves, splash
Underside of boulder, mostly wet, lots of splash
Wasting? Underside of boulder, mostly wet, lots of splash
Short arm, blight? Medium, Underside of exposed wet rock
x3 small sea stars
Various babies on the underside of the same rock