Photo of the Day

Sea stars and eelgrass
August 4, 2011

Sea Stars, British Columbia

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features Purple sea stars and eelgrass flourish in the waters off the coast of British Columbia. See more pictures from the August 2011 feature story "A Pipeline Through Paradise." See more pictures of sea creatures » Explore Canada's National Parks »
Photograph by Thomas P. Peschak

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