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Polar Bears mother & cub distressed on little ice floe drift ; The little ice floe drifting 12 miles from the coast in the Strait. The cub will probably not make it since iceberg was melting rapidly and cubs are unable to swim that long.

© Eric Lefranc / Biosphoto

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Animal / Wild animal / Mammal / Carnivoran / Bear / Polar bear (Ursus maritimus)

World sea and ocean / Arctic Ocean



Individual / Female / She-bear

Species / Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) / CITES Appendix 2

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Low Risk (IUCN) LR

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Threatened endangered species / Vulnerable (IUCN) VU

Ambiance / Seasons / Beautiful season

Best of


Environment / Hazard / Climate change / Global warming / Ice melting

Arctic / Svalbard archipelago


Emotion / Fear



Enumeration / Family

Individual / Stage of development / Young

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Science / Meteorology / Meteorological phenomenon / Ice

Area / Marine area / Sea

Area / Ice-cold environment / Iceberg

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Synapsida / Therapsida / Mammalia / Carnivora / Ursidae / Ursus

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