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Walruses at rest, Svalbard
Walruses live in large social groups, typically divided by sex. The large ivory tusks, for which they were previously hunted, can weigh up to 5kg each and are used to haul the animal onto land or make access holes in the ice. Before the species was protected in 1952, there were believed to be less than 100 Walruses left on Svalbard.