Photo credits: The Alaska SeaLife Center Meet Gouda, a Harbor seal pup only 4 days old! She was first observed in Seward Harbor on Saturday night and was brought into the Alaska SeaLife Center on Sunday with part of her.
Rehabilitated harbor seals float in the waters of the Howe Sound after being released back into the wild by the Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue Centre in Porteau Cove, B. The center released 14 seals back into the wild north of Vancouver.
"Offshore wind farms create 'reef effect' perfect for marine wildlife - especially seals - “Things like barnacles and mussels will settle on hard structures and then that in turn will attract other marine species and it builds up over time.