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NOAA Photo Library Image - anim0027

Polar bear - Ursus maritimus - appears to be stalking walrus - in fact was running from helicopter noise.

Image ID: anim0027, NOAA's Ark - Animals Collection
Location: Alaska, Beaufort Sea
Photo Date: 1978 August
Photographer: Captain Budd Christman, NOAA Corps


Category: Mammals/Bear/Polar/

High Resolution Photo Available





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