Spitsbergen: Land of Ice & Bears
Spitsbergen, the largest island in the Svalbard archipelago, is a place like no other. Famed for its rugged beauty, pristine wilderness and remarkable wildlife, Svalbard should be at the top of any wildlife traveller’s list. Discover the region’s rich natural history as Bret takes you on a cruise around the island of Spitsbergen. Marvel at the beauty of vast fjords, towering peaks, vast glaciers, the Arctic ice sheet and wondrous encounters with species such as polar bear and blue whale.
Speaker: Bret Charman
Bret Charman is a semi-professional wildlife photographer and a member of the Marketing team at Wildlife Worldwide. It is the fantastic flora and fauna around Winchester that inspired his love affair with the natural world. He thrives on discovering what’s happening on his local patch, as well as in those more exotic locations a little further afield.