Unique Bear Behavior: Swimming for Salmon | Animal Bites with Dave Salmoni


Mama bears will go to any extent to protect their young, even if this means breaking hunting norms. Dave Salmoni recounts a unique way mother bears catch prey in order to keep their cubs safe from aggressive males in traditional hunting grounds. These moms dive deep under water to capture salmon using methods that defy science.

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Production engineer and certified swim coach. Full-time IT consultant, spare-time swimming aficionado. 2 sons, 2 daughters and a wife. President of the Faroe Islands Swimming Association. Likes to run :-)

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