The Svalbard Islands are located in the Arctic Ocean, halfway between Norway and the North Pole. Here, you will find untouched arctic wilderness and unique wildlife in a setting that is both rugged and fragile at the same time.
Svalbard, Norway (Svalbard is a remote place, situated between the Norwegian mainland and the North Pole)
Walruses are large mammals that live in Arctic waters--adult males can reach 4,000+ pounds. The large tusks are actually canine teeth that can grow more that three feet long. Photo taken at Southeast Svalbard Nature Preserve, Svalbard, Norway. ♛~CaptainSuzyQ~♛