Look closely at this monk seal: it's moulting! Theories abound as to why they drag themselves further from the water when moulting. In this case, nestled right up next to what I think is Naupaka plant on the beach.
Seal #2 sleeping peacefully on the island. the water was jamming, but I'm glad to say that they had taken down the Beach Closed sign, so I was able to go in the deep end.
Juvenile Rock Mover wrasse.
Orange shoulder surgeon fish....in a yellow phase.
Two 4-spot butterfly. It's fun to say that.
Clouds, palms. I didn't crop this one...i wanted you to see the majesty of the scene!
Scarface Blenny. I rarely get to see them sitting out like this.
Arc en ciel (rainbow)
Sadly broken piece of coral.
3 Moorish Idols, all together. I guess one was the parent...but I am guessing..
A great day. And now for a restorative nap! Thanks for reading...