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1998 Fall - Elephant seals thrive on the central coast, FAQs

1999 Spring/Summer - What's happening at the rookery?, Those seals aren't sick, they're molting, The seals head out to sea

1999 Winter - Winter watching is most thrilling, Binocular donation, Fragile dunes

2000 Spring - Spring molt, FES website begins, Meet our docents

2000 Summer - Environmental Hero award for FES!, Summer molt

2000 Fall - Fall brings a time of rest, Sea lions poisoned by demoic acid

2000 Winter - Video honored, It's winter! The seals are here, Gulls herald births

2001 Spring - Seals on the move, It's spring! Watch for weaners

2001 Summer - Elephant Seals book is in its second printing, Summer molt

2001 Fall - Juveniles are here to rest

2002 Spring - Primary predators, Watch for winsome weaners

2002 Summer - Primary predators, Watch for a medley of molters

2002 Fall - Seal vs. sea lion, Watching for journeying juveniles

2002 Winter - A new season, Watch for pups, Docents provide outdoor education

2003 Spring/Summer - Tattered travelers, Sunset at San Simeon

2003 Fall/Winter - Showtime, Predators, What's new at FriendsFES

2003 Winter - Weaners and warriors

2004 Spring - From the experts, Spring break

2004 Summer - Summer siesta, Docent training

2004 Winter - Excitement on the bluff, Winter: Season of the seals

2005 Spring - Whale watch, Beach bums, Don't touch the pups, Population boom

2005 Winter - Gray whale parade, Mother Nature's big show

2006 Spring - Beach buddies, Record pup count, Tagged females and their pups

2006 Winter - The seals' winter show, Seal skull, Seal rescue

2007 Summer - Summer siesta, Something out there that you should know about

2007 Winter - Winter wonders, The seals serve science

2008 Spring - Spring roll call, The 2008 birthing season

2008 Winter - New beginnings, The sea around us

2009 Summer - Beach vacations, Elephant seal vision

2010 Spring - A month in the sun, Reflections on the 2010 pupping season

2010 Winter - New life on the beach, Clicking a million visitors, Walk this way


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