Which of these animals might you see relaxing on the beaches here at Point Reyes?

Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz Question:  Which of these animals might you see relaxing on the beaches here at Point Reyes?

A Gal√°pagos tortoise
B Atlantic puffin
C Northern elephant seal

During the winter months, the beaches in Point Reyes, especially those around Chimney Rock, may fill up with northern elephant seals. Female seals use these beaches as safe harbors to wean their adorably fat pups before they return to the Pacific to hunt for delicious squid and crustaceans.

The correct answer is Northern elephant seal.

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