Giant kelp forests provide habitats for various marine life and can grow as much as 2 feet per day. Here off the shore of San Clemente Island, California, Garibaldi, sea lions, and other marine creatures weave in and out of these undersea forests.
Alice Photo by Anuar Patjane — National Geographic Your Shot - Surrounded by a swarm of jack fish in Cabo Pulmo National Park, Mexico. Cabo Pulmo is the best example of a recovered reef in Mexican seas.
I am obsessed with kelp forests! Since I was too young to realize the ocean wasn't doing so well. I was young I mean 2 years old! I credit this early love for kelp forest my bloom of love for the ocean I can't stop thinking about!