Posts tagged: brown bears
WILDLIFE WATCHING — Nevermind if you cannot go to Alaska — you can thrill at the sight of huge brown bears fishing for salmon at an iconic waterfall via a live feed from a Webcam in Katmai National Park.
Click here for the live view documenting the annual gathering of about 100 brown bears descending on a mile-long stretch of Brooks River to feast on the largest sockeye salmon run in the world.
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WILDLIFE — Montana wildlife photographer Jaime Johnson braved clouds of mosquitoes to snap these photos last summer in Alaska as bears converged on rivers to feast on spawning salmon.
The cub (top left) seems to be content to daydream while its mother does the work of providing food for a meal.
“This 2.5-year-old cub was just happy to hang out with mother while she looked for fish,” he said. “Whenever mom caught one, she shared with her cub.
“Oh yeah, did I mention the bugs?”
One fish escapes, but look closely underwater to see the big one that didn't get away from the bruin.