16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Spirit Bear Shake Off

Deep within the Great Bear Rainforest, if you are fortunate, you may see an elusive and rare Spirit Bear (aka Kermode bear). This bear was just finished a salmon meal when she shook off the water.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2017
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: Canada
Camera: NIKON D5
Copyright: © Michelle Valberg