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  • Pinguana by Pinguana

    Snow seals.

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  • colman01 by colman01

    is there a marine mammal in this picture? about a fifth of the way from the left and just less than half way from the top.

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  • gardenmaeve by gardenmaeve moderator

    Yes, there is a seal.

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    Several seals in fact 😄 So unusual for the Boat Shed that I'll give it a hashtag #seal

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    Happy Marking Everyone!! Weary moderator heads off to revive brain for more happy marking tomorrow 😄

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    Welcome Grenette 😄 Some more moderator help will be along in due course. There's lots of help in FAQs in the meantime (Discussion Board) 😄

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  • avloetscher by avloetscher

    #Seal
    #Sea Lion

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  • apriljoyc by apriljoyc

    No penguins. Only 1 seal.

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  • gardenmaeve by gardenmaeve moderator

    More than one seal, in fact, as mentioned in previous comments. 😃

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    Yes it's midwinter pretty much so the penguins are out foraging during the few daylight hours, or possibly grouping elsewhere. 😃 😃 😃

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  • cpoulton69 by cpoulton69

    Is that a walrus?

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  • gardenmaeve by gardenmaeve moderator

    Standing on its flippers? It's a seal...You can learn about the pinnipeds of Antarctica here: https://talk.penguinwatch.org/#/boards/BPZ0000002/discussions/DPZ0000q7p?page=1&comment_id=57b22d4b09a94f6c330006cc

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  • gardenmaeve by gardenmaeve moderator

    Walruses are found in the Arctic. You can learn about walruses here: http://www.livescience.com/27442-walrus-facts.html

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  • ClaireMcleod by ClaireMcleod

    Walrus? Seal? Np penguins 😦

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    You are always welcome to check the old replies to pictures. We know that these cannot be Walrus (see below). They are seals 😃

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  • dwabrams by dwabrams

    two seals

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    Yep - not a penguin in sight. The seals look very chilled out 😃

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