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Channel Islands

Channel Islands. Robert Schwemmer, NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries

While you might not guess it from this photo, located off the coast of southern California, the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary is adjacent to the growing counties of Ventura and Santa Barbara, and not far from the heavily populated Los Angeles metropolitan area. Image credit: Robert Schwemmer, NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries

Channel Islands. Image credit: Robert Schwemmer, NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries

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