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Polar Bear cub waiting for the freeze.

These bears are part of the Southern Beaufort Sea population, estimated at 900 animals. They use an area extending more than 800 miles along the north coasts of Alaska and Canada. The bears traditionally have spent much of their time on drifting pack ice--feeding, resting, and denning. However, an increasing number of bears now spend time on land while they wait for sea ice to form.

TAGS: Alaska, Arctic, Polar Bear, Wildlife

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© Francois Aspesberro.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2017
Total Views: 59
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2017, 1:41 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO2000
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PHOTO LOCATION Kaktovik, Alaska, United States of America