Underwater view, begins with a male Garibaldi fish (Hypsypops rubicundus) swimming out into water above his nest, trying to persuade any female Garibaldi to come lay her eggs on his nest, see two other Garibaldis a little beyond. Then the male drops down near the vertical rock face on the reef which has a patch of dark algae with eggs on top. Then male stays to guard his nest from other fish, see calico bass (Paralabrax clathratus). California Channel Islands. Beauty shot, pretty blue water and natural sunlight in kelp forest (Macrocystis pyrifera) with Bull kelp (Nereocystis luetkeana). Fish spawning. Healthy environment. North America West Coast. Pacific Ocean. Reproduction. This shot is another angle and continuation from other footage clips labeled BC180502_0362 through _0398 and BC190111_0001.

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