1116-43369 - A man stands along the water's edge posing for the camera with boats moored at the dock in the background, depicting the people and lifestyle on the island of Roatan, West End Village, Roatan, Bay Islands Department, Honduras
1116-39705 - This Hawaiian Monk Seal (Monachus schauinslandi), endemic and endangered, is making her way off Kepuhi Beach, on Molokai's West end, Kaluakoi, Molokai, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-39689 - An ideal sunset on the two mile long, three hundred feet wide, Papohaku Beach on the West shore of Molokai. This is the longest white-sand beach in the Hawaiian Islands, Molokai, Hawaii, United States of America
857-92688 - Entrance arch to Santa Monica Pier, from the Pacific Coast Highway. A popular excursion spot for more than a century, the Santa Monica Pier draws crowds daily. From Wikipedia: "The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier located at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California and is a prominent, 100-year-old landmark. The pier contains Pacific Park, a family amusement park with its one-of-a-kind, state-of-the-art, solar paneled Ferris wheel. It also has an original carousel hippodrome from the 1920s, the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium operated by Heal the Bay, shops, entertainers, a video arcade, a trapeze school, pubs, and restaurants. The west end of the pier is a popular location for anglers.
911-9947 - Guano in an Adelie Penguin, Pygoscelis adeliae, colony at Madder Cliffs, Suspiros Bay, at the west end of Joinville Island, Antarctica. Adelie's are a true Antarctic species which are suffering as a result of climate change, The Antarctic Peninsular, their only breeding grounds, is one of the fastest warming areas on the planet. This is causing Adelies to migrate south. They are reducing in numbers, they feed almost exclusively on Krill, which is also declining as a result of climate change.
869-4163 - striped remora or live sharksucker remora cleaning scraps from inside the mouth of a lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris resting on the bottom is a strong current Thought to be a parasite this is one of the first images showing a benefit for the shark in this relationship West End Grand Bahamas Atlantic Ocean