Karla Dutton

Karla Dutton

Alaska Program Director
Karla directs the work of Defenders’ Alaska field program team. The Alaska office is focusing increasingly on initiatives on climate change and the related habitat impacts on polar bears.

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Polar Bears © Norbert Rosing/ National Geographic Stock

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In this remote Alaska town, polar bears are frequent visitors. We’re working with the local community to learn more about these animals, and to find new ways of keeping people and polar bears safe.