White bears

There are few places in the world with many polar bear dens as on Wrangel Island in the Arctic Ocean. Desert Island can rightly be called their "maternity hospital". The sun burns the eyes, making snow, arctic winds concreted in a carpet of diamonds. Black speck appeared on the white seems a mirage in a desert of ice. Narrowing his eyes, you can see the nose of the beast, yet hidden by snow. But out of the ground white head with black beady eyes appears, and then the massive body of the world's largest predator.

White bears

Getting out from under the snow dens, white bear falls on snow, stretching after a few months in a confined space. But she was not alone. Two white fluffy following climb lumps. Today they have the first "release". The cubs happily tumble in the snow. On Wrangel Island in the Arctic Ocean the spring has come.

White bears

The appearance of bears with cubs on the island is a sure sign of warming in these cold regions. In late autumn, when the rest of the Bears went on a journey on the ice, pregnant females were left on the island, waiting on the mountain slopes there will be enough snow.

White bears

In December bears were young, weighing not more than 500 grams. Three months mother did not leave her hiding place, fattening offspring milk. It was only in March-April, when the cubs weigh not less than five kilograms and were covered with a warm white fur, they dug a tunnel to the surface, and brought them to the first walk.
She narrowed her eyes, long bear lying in the sun, leaving herself for kids. The cubs suck milk, and then, without dismounting from their mother, playing with each other, and then strive to lick the mother's nose. Bear meets lazy legs or head movement.
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