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Elkhorn Slough is one of California's largest wetlands and part of a National Estuarine Reserve located in central Monterey Bay, California. This wildlife-rich reserve winds inland seven miles and provides an important feeding and resting place for an amazing variety of wildlife, such as playful sea otters, curious harbor seals, and hundreds of species of waterfowl and migratory shorebirds.
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