1/28/2011 7:53:57 PM
Key Polar Bear Report Released
Talk about comprehensive: Scientists with the IUCN/SSC Polar Bear Specialist Group have released the proceedings from their 15th working meeting, held June 20-July 3, 2009, in Copenhagen.
The 237-page report covers everything from the population status of the bears in each of the five polar bear nations (Canada, Greenland, Norway, the U.S., and Russia) to management plans, hunting quotas, and threats from climate change. You can download the PDF here.