Farallon IslandsFarallon Islands

Established as a national wildlife refuge 100 years ago, the Farallon Islands are centered in one of the richest marine ecosystems in the world. While off limits to the public, a handful of scientists study this unique habitat, a breeding ground for marine mammals and hundreds of thousands of birds.

Various Voyages of Sea Turtles

The Season of the Gray Whale

Sharktober Continues in November

Sanctuary for Whales, Sanctuary for Sharks

Into the Deep with Elephant Seals

When A Sanctuary Is No Longer A Sanctuary

Science on the SPOT: Life on the Farallones

The Great White Shark Song: Live at the Farallones!

Web Extra: Marine Sanctuary Patrol Flight Slideshow