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Photo: Seal Takes A Break On Rockaway Shore

Seal on Rockaway Beach - Feb. 19, 2013 (credit: NYC Parks/Sgt. Jeff Billak)

Seal on Rockaway Beach – Feb. 19, 2013 (credit: NYC Parks/Sgt. Jeff Billak)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - The Rockaways had a furry visitor today.

A furry grey seal was spotted at Rockaway Beach.

It spent the morning on the beach and was monitored by Urban Park Ranger Martha Brodylo while it basked.

According to the NYC Parks Department, it’s healthy.

Here’s the full photo:

Seal found in the Rockaways - Feb. 19, 2013 (credit: NYC Parks/Sgt. Jeff Billak)

Seal found in the Rockaways – Feb. 19, 2013 (credit: NYC Parks/Sgt. Jeff Billak)