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See feeding humpback whales swim right next to kayakers off Pismo Beach

What’s it like to swim with whales? Erik Jones of San Luis Obispo got up close and personal with humpback whales in Pismo Beach on Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017.

Environment

Cal Poly named 'Tree Campus USA' by Arbor Day Foundation

For the third consecutive year in 2016, the Arbor Day Foundation named Cal Poly San Luis Obispo a Tree Campus USA in recognition of the campus' work to promote healthy trees on campus and conservation. Cal Poly has 6,600 trees in its campus core and the largest variety of tree species on a university campus in the nation: 547 varieties, including 215 single-tree species, according to the university.

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See feeding humpback whales swim right next to kayakers off Pismo Beach

What’s it like to swim with whales? Erik Jones of San Luis Obispo got up close and personal with humpback whales in Pismo Beach on Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017.
Erik Jones Courtesy video
See feeding humpback whales swim right next to kayakers off Pismo Beach 0:59

See feeding humpback whales swim right next to kayakers off Pismo Beach

How to identify a sea lion sick with domoic acid toxicity, which causes brain damage 0:43

How to identify a sea lion sick with domoic acid toxicity, which causes brain damage

Watch sea lions rescued in SLO County happily waddle back to their ocean home 0:41

Watch sea lions rescued in SLO County happily waddle back to their ocean home

Cal Poly named 'Tree Campus USA' by Arbor Day Foundation 1:18

Cal Poly named 'Tree Campus USA' by Arbor Day Foundation