17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Brown Bear's Perseverance

Brown Bears in the summertime are in a state of Hyperpaghia, meaning they are alway hungry as they must gain weight before winter's hibernation. This bear showed true perseverance, as he just kept catching fish and eating dozens of them a day.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Russia
Camera: NIKON D5
Copyright: © Roie Galitz