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Every year, millions of salmon make the final journey of their lives fighting the river current and dodging hungry brown bears in Katmai, Alaska.

  • grant: $150,000 - Katmai National Park and Preserve

    To provide salary support and equipment for a seasonal media ranger position, to support educational programming and the brown bear webcams, and for ongoing interpretive activities

  • topic: brown bears

  • location: katmai national park

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bears: salmon run

You are watching exclusive LIVE footage from Alaska's Brooks River in Katmai National Park. Every year over a hundred Brown Bears descend on a mile long stretch of Brooks River to feast on the largest Sockeye Salmon run in the world. Download the profiles to the right to learn who is at Brooks Falls today.

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location: Katmai National Park & Preserve, AK

best viewing hours: 8:00am - 8:30pm

time zone: Alaska Daylight Time

related links: Bearcam FAQ
Bear Blog
Bears of Brooks River eBook
Katmai National Park and Preserve
Film: The Ends of the Earth

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NGO: Katmai National Park and Preserve

grant: $150,000

location: Katmai National Park

mission: To provide salary support and equipment for a seasonal media ranger position, to support educational programming and the brown bear webcams, and for ongoing interpretive activities

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Every year, millions of salmon make the final journey of their lives fighting the river current and dodging hungry brown bears in Katmai, Alaska.

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