857-90859 - A gray whale swims near tourists in a boat in Ojo de Liebre Lagoon near the town of Guerrero Negro in Mexico's southern Baja California state, February 18, 2009. The Gray Whale emigrate every year from the North American Pacific Coast from arctic seas to the lagoons of Baja California, Mexico for mating and calving. The whales make one of the longest of all mammalian migrations, averaging 10,000-14,000 miles, Mexico
857-88539 - Children catch and throw salmon over the access gate at the Salomon Gulch Hatchery near Valdez, Alaska. The gate opens and closes on a schedule to regulate the return of salmon to the hatchery.