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This approximately 19-month old brown bear cub was relaxing after a breakfast of salmon. Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska.
Brown Bears have coats often tipped with a lighter color, giving a "grizzled" appearance. They also have a large lump of muscle above their shoulders. That muscle gives them great strength in their forelimbs. The Grizzly Bear is a sub-species of the Brown Bear. Brown Bears can weigh up to about 1500 pounds and can run at speeds of 35 miles per hour.
Technical: Canon 1D Mark II 8-megapixel camera, Canon 500 mm f/4 L IS lens at f/4 1/400 second at ISO 400. Full image, no crop.
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Wild and free. No calls or bait were used to acquire this image.
Keywords to this image = brown_bear bear katmai_NP alaska baby_animals
Image ID: brown.bear.09.13.2008.jz3f1634.b-800.jpg
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Last updated May 17, 2022