As you can expect from the name, Elephant Point is a good spot to see Southern Elephant Seals. We also had Giant Petrels, Antarctic Fur Seals, Chinstrap and Gentoo Penguins.
Moulting Elephant Seals
This “catastrophic moult” takes three weeks and the animals cannot go to sea during this time and must fast.
Young Gentoo Penguin developping adult plumage.
Two penguin species together.
Male Fur Seal
Giant Petrel with chick
January 27, 2017