On Patrol

Witnessing the environment changing has been inspiring Bjarki Kaldalóns Friis for years, and it's a phenomenon he enjoys explaining to others. Just watch out for the polar bears!

JOHN BURFITT

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Witnessing the environment changing has been inspiring Bjarki Kaldalóns Friis for years, and it's a phenomenon he enjoys explaining to others. Just watch out for the polar bears!

The Arctic region is full of icy, barren landscapes.

On the beat with the Sirius Sled Dog Patrol.

On the beat with the Sirius Sled Dog Patrol.

Bjarki spent three years in the military Sirius Sled Dog Patrol

A fiery Arctic sunset.

Bjarki has been an expedition team member with Hurtigruten Expeditions since 2009.

Bjarki has been an expedition team member with Hurtigruten Expeditions since 2009.

Polar Bear on Svalbard. Photo: Shutterstock