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  • Spy sea otter joins them in their floating nursery.

  • She's immediately accepted by these notoriously shy creatures.

  • It's a privileged insiders view

  • of the most sociable otter of all.

  • Here, they not only have company.

  • There are more eyes to spot danger.

  • The spring melt makes the glaciers unstable.

  • The ice fall creates a rolling creates a rolling wave, up to ten metres high.

  • It may still be a danger over a kilometre away.

  • In the turmoil, mothers and pups are easily separated.

  • They must find refuge away from the glacier.

  • In a cove, they find a solution to the turbulent waters.

  • Kelp offers the moorings they need.

  • It's just a matter of how best to attach themselves.

  • But even this beginner is having success.

  • As the ice vanishes, more kelp beds will soon appear.

  • The otters can enjoy the upcoming summer in peace.

Spy sea otter joins them in their floating nursery.

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