Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum) on tundra. This individual was atleast 50 miles north of treeline roaming the open tundra. Most liekly it worked its way down a river feeing on young willows and alders in late summer. North Slope, Alaska. September.
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Porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum) on tundra. This individual was atleast 50 miles north of treeline roaming the open tundra. Most liekly it worked its way down a river feeing on young willows and alders in late summer. North Slope, Alaska. September.

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Keywords:
Alaska
Arctic Coastal Plain
Erethizon dorsatum
Fall
Golden Eagle
Porcupine
mammal
rodent
terrestrial
tundra