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Polar Bears are My Spirit Animal

Polar Bears are My Spirit Animal

WWF December 27, 2017 0

This was my first trip to the Arctic.  Seeing polar bears in Churchill, Canada, was an experience far beyond my expectations.  The trip combined wildlife viewing, appreciation of the Arctic ecosystem and the effects

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Resilience in a Changing Climate

Resilience in a Changing Climate

WWF December 13, 2017 0

For hundreds of years, polar bears have been migrating though Churchill to make their way across the frozen Hudson Bay. I was excited to be in the “polar bear capital of the world” to

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A Better Way to Bear It

A Better Way to Bear It

WWF December 6, 2017 0

Harboring one of the planet’s last great bastions of ice, East Greenland is a wild Arctic landscape. Polar bears reign over this raw terrain—an expanse of hardy tundra, jagged fjords and massive glaciers. But

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It Ain’t Over Till You’re Off The Rover

It Ain’t Over Till You’re Off The Rover

Natural Habitat Adventures November 13, 2017 0

Our first night out on the Churchill tundra got us feeling some sort of lucky. Within 10 minutes of driving, we spotted a mother polar bear and cubs off in the distance. Polar bears

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Hurry Up and Wait

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Hurry Up and Wait

Kendal Bower October 6, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected a polar bear relaxing in Canada. Photographer Daric deMeulles was in a Polar

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African Wild Dogs Are the First Heat-Adapted Species Shown to Be Suffering from Climate Change

African Wild Dogs Are the First Heat-Adapted Species Shown to Be Suffering from Climate Change

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 22, 2017 1

Polar bears struggling to find the ice floes they need for hunting and survival became the icon of climate change and our rapidly warming planet decades ago. And we’ve often heard how hotter temperatures

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