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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 232: Sea Lions of Lake Merced

An 1890s idea to catch invasive carp backfires.
Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast - Jul 8, 2017

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 232: Sea Lions of Lake Merced Outside Lands Podcast Episode 232: Sea Lions of Lake Merced

(above) Seal Rock, circa 1890

Sea lions on rocks [Sea Lions, Seal Frock, Pacific Ocean, Near Cliff House] Probably by A.J. McDonald.

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