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Keep up with our latest articles featuring new research, stories, and content about polar bears.

Two polar bears nuzzle each other on the tundra

Blueprint for Climate Action

To ensure the polar bear's future, we must take action on climate change. Here, experts provide a blueprint for action and climate hope.

Architect's drawing of Polar Bears International House

The North West Company Announces Major Gift

The company's donation to Polar Bears International will help fund the conservation group's new center in Churchill, the Polar Bear Capital of the World.

Two polar bear walking on the sea ice

COP24 Climate Talks: Top Takeaways

Christopher J. Carter, our representative at the U.N. climate talks in Poland, found inspiration and hope for polar bears in several key areas.

Portrait of Katharine Hayhoe

Climate Solutions: Lots of Silver Buckshot

To solve climate change, there's no one silver bullet, but there's a lot of silver buckshot, says climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe.

A polar bear lit by the morning sun on a tundra blanketed with snow.

Pollution in Polar Bears

Scientists have discovered hundreds of new contaminants in blood samples from polar bears in Hudson Bay and the Beaufort Sea, including some of unknown origin.

Polar bear cub on the sea ice in the Southern Beaufort Sea

Arctic Refuge Dens at Risk

The IUCN has written a letter advising against seismic testing in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a prime denning area for polar bear families.

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Live Cam

The Western Hudson Bay polar bears are back on the sea ice, hunting seals, and our Polar Bear Cams have ended for the season. Until they return next year, enjoy highlights! Also check out our Northern Lights Cam for live footage of the northern lights and shooting stars.

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Polar Bears and Their Habitat

Bear Tracker

Follow polar bears as they journey across the ice.

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Polar Bears

Learn more about these remarkable animals.

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Climate Change

A threat to polar bears and the sea ice they depend on.

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“The only way to save the bears and their sea ice habitats is to control temperature rise through greenhouse gas mitigation.”

Dr. Steven C. Armstrup

It's not too late. Act now to effect change.

Your actions today will help prevent potentially catastrophic changes from taking place—not only helping polar bears, but also preserving the climate that has allowed humans to flourish.

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