Because the rangers at Pt. Reyes National Seashore were furloughed during the government shutdown, the tourists stayed away. Then the elephant seals took over.
At Drake’s Beach they knocked over a fence and moved into the parking lot. Drake’s Beach usually is home to a couple of seals. Now 50-60 adults have moved in, and given birth to 35 pups!
Jack and Carolyn talked about it on the air! Listen below!