An elephant seal pup on the beach in San Simeon near the Piedras Blancas lighthouse.
An elephant seal pup on the beach in San Simeon near the Piedras Blancas lighthouse. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com
An elephant seal pup on the beach in San Simeon near the Piedras Blancas lighthouse. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com

Elephant seal birthing season starts early, thanks to king tides

December 23, 2012 8:07 PM