Karl Mayer manages stranding response, animal care, release and post-release monitoring of all live-stranded southern sea otters in California for the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sea Otter Program. ©Monterey Bay Aquarium

Karl Mayer manages stranding response, animal care, release and post-release monitoring of all live-stranded southern sea otters in California for the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sea Otter Program. ©Monterey Bay Aquarium