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

Four images illustrate caching behavior in wild polar bears

Hoarding Behavior in Polar Bears

A recent scientific paper explores caching behavior in some polar bears—including kills hidden under the snow and guarded.

Polar bears gather on a hillside on Wrangel Island

Life on Wrangel Island

Our field work fell into an easy rhythm: Chop wood, carry water, pack, unpack, prepare food, ready gear, sleep, ride, count polar bears. Repeat, repeat.

Grid of 9 photos highlighting conservation wins in 2019

Top Conservation Highlights from 2019

As we count down to the end of the year, we wanted to share 9 highlights from 2019 that show how your donations are making a difference for polar bears.

Christopher J. Carter in snowy Montana

Climate Talks in Madrid

Christopher J. Carter is once again serving as our representative at the U.N. climate summit, COP25, held this year in Spain.

Josie Martin's painting of a polar bear perched on top of the earth.

Kids, Conservation, and the Power of Youth

My favorite stories come from kids who do incredible things. They inspire me. They make me smile. And their selflessness make me want to be a better person.

Two polar bears on Wrangel Island, Russia.

Working in Remote Arctic Russia

For two weeks, we rode across gravel beaches and tundra, along rocky streams, and over low mountain passes, searching for and counting polar bears.

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