Fortress of the Bears
Video: A Desperate Mother

After a spring and summer with no sign of salmon, a mother bear is desperate to catch fish to feed her famished cub. Watch video.

  • Juan Garcia

    Awesome cinematography, bear are awesome

  • Jo Rissanen

    She looks desperate and very thin. I’m glad there are fish for them. Thank you for helping us see and understand the world we live in.

  • Karen Williams

    Fortress of the Bears is an incredbile video. It’s so great to see an entire ecosytem made visible. Inspiring narrration by your Bear expert. Many many thanks to Nature!

  • perry white

    i love these bears!

Produced by THIRTEEN    ©2014 THIRTEEN Productions LLC. All rights reserved.

PBS is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.