Cub vocalisations

Polar Bears are born around christmas in a den. This makes it very difficult to study their behaviour in the first weeks of their life. Only in zoos it is possible to do some research. A Dutch student listened to the sounds the cubs make and came up with several categories. Interested? Have a look (and especially listen) here, a nice insight to the first sounds Polar Bears make.

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Author:Arjen Drost

Arjen is a Polar ecologist, nature photographer and full time expedition guide on expedition cruise ships in both Polar regions. With his pictures and stories he likes to show the beauty of these very fragile and threatened places.


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