Posts Categorized: Polar Bear

Polar Bears © Norbert Rosing/ National Geographic Stock

Heading North »

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.

Polar Bears © Norbert Rosing/ National Geographic Stock

Being Proactive for Polar Bears »

Polar bears are big – so how would trained responders go about getting them clean and healthy if an oil spill were to happen in the Arctic? We’re working with a local zoo to create tools to do just that.

Polar Bear, © Ralph Lee Hopkins / National Geographic Stock

FWS Fails Polar Bears Again »

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has said that climate change is the single greatest threat to polar bears. So why have they passed a new rule stating that federal agencies don’t have to take climate impacts or carbon emissions into consideration when planning a project that could affect these bears?