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Svalbard wildlife

In the gallery below you will find some photos of Svalbard wildlife. Feel free to use them for educational purposes, but refer to home home page as the source.


A large polar bear male outside the Kapp Koburg hut on Kongs°ya, eastern Svalbard. Photo: Ë. Ingˇlfsson, 1991.


A big walrus male on the beach. Phipps°ya. Photo: Ë. Ingˇlfsson, 1996.

 

A heap of walruses on the beach. Phipps°ya, 1996.

A tired bunch of walruses on the beach. Phipps°ya, 1996.

A very relaxed walrus. Phipps°ya, 1996.

Loving couple on the beach. Phipps°ya, 1996.

Walruses in the sea, Phipps°ya, 1996.

Walrus in the sea, Phipps°ya, 1996

Sleeping walrus, Phipps°ya, 1996.

Walruses in the sea, Phipps°ya, 1996

Walruses in the sea, Phipps°ya, 1996

Walruses in the sea, Phipps°ya, 1996

Walruses on sea ice. Kongs°ya in background. 1991.

Walruses on sea ice, off Kongs°ya in the Barents Sea. 1991.

Resting walruses. Phipps°ya, 1996.

Polar bear tracks. Kongs°ya, 1991.

Polar bear on the beach. Phipps°ya 1996.

Polar bear on the beach, Phipps°ya 1996.

Polar bear inspecting the shithouse, Kongs°ya 1991.

Polar bear coming out of the sea. Kongs°ya 1991.

Polar bear heding towards Kapp Koburg, Kongs°ya 1991.

Polar bear on the beach, Kongs°ya 1991.

Polar bear walking the beach, Kongs°ya 1991.

Polar bear seen from helicopter, Phipps°ya 1996.

Polar bear turd. Kongs°ya, 1991.

Polar bears in the fog. Kongs°ya 1991.

Polar bears on sea ice, Kongs°ya 1991.

Another shot of female bear and a cub on sea ice. Kongs°ya 1991.

Swimming polar bear. Kongs°ya, 1991.

Svalbard caribou. Western Spitsbergen 1998.

Seal on the sea ice. Photo: I.S. Jˇnsdˇttir, March 2006.

Svalbard caribous grazing in March, 2006.

Polar bear on the sea ice in front of Pttermanbreen. Photo: I.S. Jˇnsdˇttir, 2006.