Sep/26/13 05:16 PM
Volunteers stood quietly on duty and were treated to a brilliant sunset. As darkness fell and the tide brushed over him, the pup nicknamed Hyak was not quite ready to return to Puget Sound. He climbed higher up onto the rock and rested a bit more until drenched by a series of waves from a passing ferry. Hyak slipped off the rock and disappeared into the cold waters.