timflachphotography The hibernating Polar Bear
In fierce weather, the polar bear hunkers down in a pit of snow and sleeps, sometimes for days on end. This conserves energy that is vital to keep them warm.
IUCN Red List status: Vulnerable 
#endangered #conservation #polarbear #arctic #ice #melt #cold #frozen #hibernation #bear #helicopter #aerial #canon

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The hibernating Polar Bear In fierce weather, the polar bear hunkers down in a pit of snow and sleeps, sometimes for days on end. This conserves energy that is vital to keep them warm. IUCN Red List status: Vulnerable #endangered #conservation #polarbear #arctic #ice #melt #cold #frozen #hibernation #bear #helicopter #aerial #canon

Comments (23)

obycejna

obycejna, 8 months ago

πŸ’—

estellerdkphotographie

estellerdkphotographie, 8 months ago

Si magnifique πŸ’•

jumaanadiya

jumaanadiya, 8 months ago

Beautiful ❀

badenatao

badenatao, 8 months ago

That's so impressive!

knitcrochetdesigns

knitcrochetdesigns, 8 months ago

Wow! Vulnerable :( how many are left?

angela.s.jones

angela.s.jones, 8 months ago

Like a foetus in a womb?!...

mary_the_evil_one

mary_the_evil_one, 8 months ago

@capucinesworld magnifique ❀️❀️😍

capucinesworld

capucinesworld, 8 months ago

@mary_the_evil_one 😭❀️❀️❀️😍😍😍

capucinesworld

capucinesworld, 8 months ago

@mary_the_evil_one on dirait un paresseux des neiges

djack26110

djack26110, 7 months ago

Poor polar bear with the climatic changement

abhilash.kar09

abhilash.kar09, 7 months ago

What a lovely composition this is!

zdragondolphin

zdragondolphin, 7 months ago

One of my favorites!

sanciavermeulen

sanciavermeulen, 7 months ago

Heartbreaking..

moorhuhn_2

moorhuhn_2, 6 months ago

😌❀️

valbott

valbott, 6 months ago

Oh my goodness, such an amazing photo!

ooh.ida

ooh.ida, 6 months ago

πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

anniesavage0

anniesavage0, 5 months ago

This is tragic. Touching but should be a secret place 😯

skybeachphotography

skybeachphotography, 5 months ago

I'm so glad it was you and not some hunter who saw him. πŸ™πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

briggs_72

briggs_72, 5 months ago

Torpor, not hibernation. Great photo.