RH38 Returns

photo by Laura Grote/courtesy of The Marine Mammal Center, NOAA permit #18786

This photo shows RH38 when she was released in early November from Ke Kai Ola Hawaiian Monk Seal Hospital on Hawaii Island.

LIHUE — Fat and molting, Kauai’s yearling Hawaiian Monk Seal RH38 has returned to Kauai waters after spending two months at Ke Kai Ola, a dedicated Marine Mammal Center hospital for monk seals on Hawaii Island.