Familiar bear returns to N.C. Zoo

Posted April 3, 2009 7:24 p.m. EDT

Aquila, the North Carolina Zoo's newest polar bear, relaxes in his habitat Friday on his first day on exhibit since returning to the park this week from the Cleveland Zoo.

Aquila had been exhibited at the N.C. Zoo from 1994 until 2002, when he was sent to the Louisville (KY) Zoo.