Face of a cub

Owed to Nature

Boston, United States

Artist's Description

50% of profits from sales of Cape Churchill images will be donated to Polar Bears International.
Ursus maritimus, Cape Churchill, Wapusk National Park, Manitoba, Canada
You are looking into the face of a curious cub, known in polar bear terminology as a COY – cub of the year. This is his first year out on the tundra and his mother has provided him well. He’s big and healthy going into winter which hopefully means he’ll be one of the lucky ones. The odds faced by Cape Churchill’s COYs are that only one out of every 3 cubs will survive from their first to their second autumn.
Shot using: Canon EOS 300D (the original Digital Rebel) with Canon EF75-300mm f/4.0-5.6 IS USM lens

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Amazing Wildlife Mammals October 19 2013


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