Congratulations to Christine Heinrichs, who won a national award for this story!!!!
By Christine Heinrichs
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Editor’s note: Published here for the first time anywhere, thanks to the persistence, research and reporting of author, Friends of the Elephant Seal docent and Cambria resident Christine Heinrichs, is the story behind a shooting north of Cambria in May 2008.
Dawn’s light spread slowly into overcast skies at Piedras Blancas on May 3, 2008. The only sounds were those of nature, peaceful sounds of surf washing across the beach, grunts from some of elephant seals slumbering on the sand, stray cries…