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Close Encounter With A Wild Baby Polar Bear

Duration: 02:58

Bruce is in the far north of Alaska to witness the Inupiak people's annual whale hunt. While he's waiting for the whales to arrive he takes a walk on the beach with the hunters. They encounter a group of Polar Bears - a cub comes right up to Bruce, getting a little too close for comfort.

Available since: Fri 28 Jan 2011

Credits

Series Producer
James Smith
Presenter
Bruce Parry
Director
Rob Sullivan
Executive Producer
Steve Robinson
Executive Producer
Sam Organ
Series Producer
James Smith
Presenter
Bruce Parry
Director
Rob Sullivan
Executive Producer
Steve Robinson
Executive Producer
Sam Organ

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Arctic with Bruce Parry Alaska

3/5 Bruce learns the ropes onboard a salmon-fishing boat and witnesses an annual whale hunt.

First broadcast: 23 Jan 2011

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