15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mom defending cubs on Katmai Coast

Mom fishing on the tidal flats of the Katmai Coast ferociously chasing an intruding bear approaching her spring cubs.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 08.2017
Photo Location: 100 mi north of Kodiak, AK, Alaska, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Harold Klein