MONTEREY (CBS SF) — A wild sea otter that entered the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Great Tide Pool gave birth to a pup Saturday.
The birth took place in the afternoon as visitors and staff looked on, according to aquarium officials.READ MORE: UPDATE: Cal Fire Crews Reach 80% Containment on Fremont Fire Near Napa-Sonoma County Line
On Sunday morning, the mother and pup remained in the tide pool, resting.
The mother most likely entered the tide pool seeking shelter from stormy seas, aquarium officials said.READ MORE: NHL Clears Evander Kane In Gambling Probe; Faces New Allegations Of Spousal Abuse
In December, another sea otter mother entered the tide pool’s sheltered waters and gave birth, according to aquarium officials.
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