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Picture of a grizzly bear sleeping with its paws covering its face in Katmai National Park, Alaska
October 10, 2021

Dozing Grizzly

A grizzly dozes after fishing in Katmai National Park, Alaska. The park, which is larger than the state of Connecticut, is home to one of the largest protected population of bears in the world.
Photograph by Joel Sartore, Nat Geo Image Collection
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