River otters are members of the weasel family. They are equally versatile in the water and on land. The river otter is protected and insulated by a thick, water-repellent coat of fur. Sensitive whiskers allow it to detect prey in murky water. These are seen near Portland, Oregon.
Canon EOS 50D, f/8 @ 560 mm, 1/125, ISO 320, No Flash
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