Photo: Sea Animal Steller Sea Lions Resting Broughton Archipelago

A commonly seen sea animal off the coast of Northern Vancouver Island, a harem of Steller sea lions are seen here resting on a rock in the Broughton Archipelago, British Columbia, Canada.

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Sea Animal Steller Sea Lions Resting Broughton Archipelago
Photo of a rookery of Steller sea lions resting in the Broughton Archipelago, British Columbia.
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The beautiful Broughton Archipelago is a haven for many sea animals including the near threatened Steller sea lion.

Steller sea lions spend months breeding and resting on the rookeries off the coast of Northern Vancouver Island and in the archipelago during the summer months.

Steller Sea Lions (Eumetopias jubatus) in the Broughton Archipelago near Fife off the northern British Columbia coast in Canada. Also known as Steller's sea lion, Northern sea lion.

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I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, aperture of f/6.3, exposure time of 1/640 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 170mm.

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Sea Animal Steller Sea Lions Resting Broughton Archipelago
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Rolf Hicker Photography
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Canada
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British Columbia

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