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Video of the Week: Living with Polar Bears

Video of the Week: Living with Polar Bears

Tania Curry February 28, 2014 2

Churchill, Canada is known as the “polar bear capital of the world.” For travelers this translates into great viewing opportunities but what do local residents think about the polar bear population? This video features

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7 Ways You Can Help the Polar Bears’ Plight

7 Ways You Can Help the Polar Bears’ Plight

Tania Curry February 27, 2014 0

International Polar Bear Day comes once a year on February 27 to raise awareness for the “King of the Arctic.”   As Arctic sea ice takes longer and longer to form, polar bears–and humans

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A Field Guide to Polar Bears

A Field Guide to Polar Bears

WWF February 27, 2014 0

WWF lent its polar bear expertise to Wild Travel magazine, writing a Field Guide to Polar Bears for travelers eager to understand and responsibly view the majestic animal in the wild. Check out this beautiful seven-page

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Know Before you Go: Test your Polar Bear IQ

Know Before you Go: Test your Polar Bear IQ

Natural Habitat Adventures February 26, 2014 0

Polar Bear Pop Quiz Q: Which is the greatest threat to polar bears? a. Industrial Development b. Conflict with Humans c. Climate Change d. Unsustainable Hunting Find the answer and see how much you

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Google Hangout with WWF: All About Polar Bears

Google Hangout with WWF: All About Polar Bears

WWF February 25, 2014 0

In honor of Polar Bear Week and International Polar Bear Day, WWF is hosting a live Google Hangout on Wednesday with two Canadian polar bear experts! When: Wednesday, Feb 26 Time: 2:30 pm –

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Polar Bear Roundup: This Year’s Top 9 Polar Bear Stories

Polar Bear Roundup: This Year’s Top 9 Polar Bear Stories

Emily Deemer February 24, 2014 0

It’s International Polar Bear Day this Thursday – February 27th – and we’re celebrating with an entire Polar Bear Week on the blog!  Each day we’ll feature something new, like polar bear trivia and

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