Harbor Seal spotted off Mashomack Preserve

Taking it easy in the sunshine (Credit: Bill Zitek)

Taking it easy in the sunshine (Credit: Bill Zitek)

On Wednesday Shelter Island resident Dr. Bill Zitek spotted this harbor seal (above) sunning itself off Nicoll’s Point from the shores of Mashomack Preserve.

Zitek, a retired veterinarian from the North Fork Animal Hospital, is a Mashomack Trustee and avid photographer of the nature preserve.