Text: Ukaliq the Arctic Hare. Illustration of an Arctic hare paw print.
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A fleeing Arctic hare on Rabbit Island, Nunavut, runs into the rocks and backtracks. A common strategy for Arctic hares (Lepus arcticus) is to circle back around their pursuer as soon as they are out of sight.


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Image Credits: Sally E. Gray
This video is from a page of Ukaliq: The Arctic Hare,
created by the Canadian Museum of Nature. Visit the page.

     
   
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