Matt Groening applies his cartooning talents to elephant seals.They appear to be
Southern Elephant Seals, judging from the rocky landscape, but close enough. He's got a lot of the behavior right on.
This blog records my experiences as a docent at the Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Rookery on Highway 1 in California. Adult females and juveniles of both sexes return to the beach in spring to molt.