The polar bear and her two cubs are now observed by Endalen.
Tonight, the polar bear and her two cubs have been led past Longyearbyen and towards Revneset. - They are now resting. In consideration with The Norwegian Polar Institute we have ended the operation for today, Governor Kjerstin Askholt informs.
Based on a thorough consideration in cooperation with The Norwegian Polar Institute, the Governor will try to lead the polar bear and her two cubs past Longyearbyen and in the direction of Revneset this evening.
- The polar bear and her two cubs have been driven in the right direction. They are now far from Longyearbyen and are moving in the direction that we want. We have therefore ended the operation, police inspector Thor-Arild Hansen informs.