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What Have We Done??? Polar bears 'may need to be fed by humans to survive'

What Have We Done??? Polar bears 'may need to be fed by humans to survive' | Arctic animals | Scoop.it

Feb 7, 2013 Yale Environment 360:

Drastic measures are required to save the beleaguered animal from extinction, say scientists... http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/feb/07/polar-bears-fed-by-humans-survive

 

Feb 15, 2013 Living on Earth: STARVING POLAR BEARS
Polar Bears have long been the poster species for the problem of climate change. But a new paper in Conservation Letters argues that supplemental feeding may be necessary to prevent polar bear populations from going extinct. Polar bear expert Andrew Derocher from the University of Alberta joins Host Steve Curwood to discuss how we can save the largest bear on the planet.http://www.loe.org/shows/segments.html?programID=13-P13-00007&segmentID=2

 

 


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                @pdjmoo CURATING THE FOLLOWING SCOOPIT's

 

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Climate: Arctic sea ice stays below average in February

Climate: Arctic sea ice stays below average in February | Arctic animals | Scoop.it
Downward trend continues ... By Summit Voice FRISCO — With the spring equinox approaching, Arctic sea ice is nearing its maximum seasonal extent for the year, and the National Snow and Ice Data Cen...
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Court of Appeals upholds decision to protect polar bears as a threatened species - Climate Science Watch

Court of Appeals upholds decision to protect polar bears as a threatened species - Climate Science Watch | Arctic animals | Scoop.it
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Court of Appeals upholds decision to protect polar bears as a threatened species
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The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on March 1 upheld a 2008 scientifically based decision by the U.S.
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Conservation body rejects polar bear trade ban

Conservation body rejects polar bear trade ban | Arctic animals | Scoop.it
BANGKOK (AP) — The indigenous Inuit people of Canada have scored a victory over their big neighbors to the south, defeating a proposal by the United States to ban cross-border trade in polar bears.
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US and Russia unite in bid to strengthen protection for polar bear - The Guardian

US and Russia unite in bid to strengthen protection for polar bear - The Guardian | Arctic animals | Scoop.it
US and Russia unite in bid to strengthen protection for polar bear
The Guardian
Nikita Ovsyanikov, a leading polar bear expert and member the Russian delegation, rejects all the Canadian arguments. "They are just not true," he said.
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Bid to halt polar bear trade fails

Bid to halt polar bear trade fails | Arctic animals | Scoop.it
Canada joined by WWF in rebuffing efforts at Cites conference to stop hunting and commercial exploitation (RT @PolarBearTrust: The Export of Polar Bear Skins, Teeth and Paws from Canada to continue unabated http://t.co/xhsXy5brzZ...
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World Fails to Ban International Trade in Polar Bear Parts

World Fails to Ban International Trade in Polar Bear Parts | Arctic animals | Scoop.it
RT @PolarBearTrust: World Fails to Ban International Trade in Polar Bear Parts http://t.co/rYXTOJlaPs Unsustainable Hunting of Arctic Bears will Continue.
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