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Fat Bear Week: Alaska's Brown Bears Face Off in Battle of the Plumpest

Offbeat  (tags: bears, hibernation, fat, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 261 days ago -
Right now, the bears are eating almost non-stop to prepare for hibernation, which lasts five to six months and sometimes longer. Brown bears need fat to survive the -35F to 50F (-37C to 10C) winters in Katmai's mountains.


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Derry Richardson (38)
Saturday October 6, 2018, 8:16 am
Thank you.

Animae C (509)
Saturday October 6, 2018, 8:31 am
Thanx dear Cher

Colleen L (3)
Saturday October 6, 2018, 11:18 am
Love to eat.
Thanks Cher

Janet B (0)
Saturday October 6, 2018, 7:13 pm

Clint B (1)
Saturday October 6, 2018, 7:30 pm
something a little lighter, thanks

Connie O (45)
Saturday October 6, 2018, 7:48 pm
I enjoy watching the Katmai web cams. Thanks.

Naomi Dreyer (43)
Saturday October 6, 2018, 8:54 pm

John J (0)
Sunday October 7, 2018, 2:11 am
thanks for sharing

Jack Y (0)
Sunday October 7, 2018, 2:37 am

Jerome S (0)
Sunday October 7, 2018, 2:59 am
Thank you
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