Photo Of The Day By Roman Golubenko

Photo By Roman Golubenko

Photo By Roman Golubenko

Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Alaska. The Catch. Extreme Close Up” by Roman Golubenko. Location: Alaska.

“During the salmon run, the bear needs to eat around 15-20 salmons (90 pounds) each day to reach the needed fat level for a full winter hibernation,” Golubenko explained.

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