Contact: Rune Dietz
Caption: This is a polar bear with an adult hooded seal, which make up an increasing share of their food. The hooded seal can weigh up to 300-400 kg, so it is a large prey for the approximately 500 kg heavy polar bear.
Credit: Rune Dietz, Aarhus University
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