13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Brown Bear Pondering Life on a Rock

This brown bear was sitting on a rock staring off at the wildlife around him at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center in Girdwood, Alaska. The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center takes in abandoned or hurt animals and when they are well enough releases them back into the wild.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 09.2015
Photo Location: Girdwood, Alaska, United States of America
Copyright: © Emily Rucando