Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Arctic Fox

Vulpes lagopus


These Arctic Foxes on Yankicha Island in the Kurils were hunting for Crested Auklets which nest in their thousands here. At this time of year they were losing their heavy winter coat and were frequently yelping, presumably to announce territories.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Xinxin 6 years ago

they shed fur in the summer - how cool! and it makes sense - since when there is no snow having white coat means to stand out

CindyCor 9 years ago

The eyes are amazing !!! Great shots...

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

That third shot is primal!

alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Really nice!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Wow wonderful spotting!

Spotted by

Сахалинская область, Russian Federation

Spotted on Jun 23, 2012
Submitted on Jun 23, 2012

Spotted for Mission

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team