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Polar Bear Endangered Species

These Polar Bears Had A Tough Decade

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 11.18.2014 | Green

A new study shows a marked decrease in the number of polar bears in the Arctic’s southern Beaufort Sea during the 2000s, a period when summer sea ic...

Polar Bears Face Pressure From Trophy Hunters

Michael Markarian | Posted 06.10.2013 | Green
Michael Markarian

At a recent international meeting to protect species from international trade, Canada pressured countries to oppose a proposal supported by both the U.S. and Russia to prohibit international trade in polar bear parts and products.

Federal Judge Orders Obama Administration To Review Bush-Era Decision That Limits Polar Bear Protection

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — A federal judge is ordering the Obama administration to review whether polar bears, at risk because of global warming, are endanger...

Companies Get OK To Annoy Polar Bears

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Less than a month after declaring polar bears a threatened species because of global warming, the Bush administration is giving oil...