Endangered Hawaiian monk seal gives birth on Waikiki beach

This Thursday, June 29, 2017 photo shows a Hawaiian monk seal and her newborn pup on a Waikiki beach in Honolulu. The pup, born late Wednesday or early Thursday, is the first seal to be born in the densely populated tourist district since the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration began keeping track in the 1970s.

Boston Herald

Last updated on 04 July 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Region: 
North Pacific
Species: 
Monachus monachus
Species group: 
Marine mammals