19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lucky the Salmon Makes His Escape

It's a near miss for a brown bear fishing for salmon at Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park, Alaska. The escaping salmon surfs on top of the water displaced by the bear.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.0019
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Alaska, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5
Copyright: © Henry Huey