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Do you know how much a polar bear weighs

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Instead consider the point behind it. Polar bears are the largest predator on land.

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Generally animals are measured by weight. Largely because weight can be such a good indicator of health and particularly population health. Firstly, the weight of a wild animal often varies drastically throughout the year.

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Unlike humans with a reasonably static year-round diet, wild animals tend to follow the cycles of their environment. Growing seasons yield more productivity and, for predators, that will generally mean more prey.

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So weights go up. But not just with cycles and fluctuations. Predators are often capable of gorging themselves when they come across a good food source and bears are one of the masters of this art.

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A lb bear can lbs worth of food in a single meal. That same lb polar bear now weighs lbs. They can do this remarkably quickly too.

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And what about during lean times, such as summer when the thin ice pack retreats out over the deeper water and hunting becomes more difficult? Similarly a sow with cubs in tow might be spending far more energy hunting and providing for the cubs than she is able to store up for herself. Ian Stirling Canadian researcher recounts a female bear weighing about pounds when she had 2 yearling cubs with her in early December.

Another factor is the individual bear. What is not true, though, is a regional difference in polar bear sizes. Most research shows that polar bears across their circumpolar range tend to weigh fairly consistently.

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Researchers are seeing consistently declining bear sizes in places like the Western Hudson Bay due climate change. Any answer for how much does a polar bear weigh is a little bit like asking how much does a human being weigh.

Kenyan Olympic gold medallist Faith Kipyegon weighs around 95lbs.

But we can have a look at some numbers with bears and get something of an idea. Polar bear cubs are born weighing between lbs, generally Even at birth males tend to be slightly larger than females. When they leave the den a few short months later they may weigh lbs and at one year lbs. By the end of the second year the male cubs are often taller than their mother and weigh as much as lbs.

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As adults, male polar bears may weigh anywhere from lbs and some specimans have been recorded far larger. Those numbers tend to come from measuring a stretched out hide, not an actual standing bear.

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Adult female polar bears generally weigh as much as lbs, though lbs is a common weight. Super-sized pregnant females weighing lbs have been measured though. For more info and photos and cool tales about polar bears, download this free Polar Bears of Alaska eBook.

Available as a PDF or iBooks, tons of photos and information about this amazing animal. Large adult male polar bears can weigh over lbs. So then just how much DOES a polar bear weigh?


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