20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Fishing by stealth

An adult Grizzle Bear using pile of driftwood as a fish blind. The bear would sit very still until a Salmon would swim right past his mouth and then just grab it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Klahoose First Nations, Canada
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © Steve Magee