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Lobos Islet


Note: Lobos is a small Islet barely separated from the mainland of San Cristóbal.
Island: San Cristóbal
Location: Lobos Islet
Year: 2006


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Sea lion colony


Note: Lobos gets its name from the large sea lion colony that inhabits it.
Island: San Cristóbal
Location: Lobos Islet
Year: 2006


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Newborn sea lion and mother


Note: On the morning of our visit there were at least three newborn sea lion pups.
Island: San Cristóbal
Location: Lobos Islet
Year: 2006


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Swimming with sea lions


Note: The carbonate beach on Lobos' landward side was an ideal place to swim. Here we were joined by juvenile sea lions and closely watched by a dominant male "beachmaster."
Island: San Cristóbal
Location: Lobos Islet
Year: 2006