07 Mar '12, 6am

Giving Polar Bears a Chance | Care2 Causes

Giving Polar Bears a Chance | Care2 Causes

NOTE: This is a guest blog post from Naomi Rose, Ph.D., the senior scientist for Humane Society International . She is a marine mammal biologist, who has been advocating for increased protection for polar bears for more than 18 years. Polar bears are the mighty kings of the Arctic. They are nature’s top land predator and have nothing to fear. Except for the melting ice beneath their massive paws – and a hunter’s bullet. Graphic images in the media of the great white bear precariously perched on the last chunk of a melting iceberg, of drowned bears, of cannibalized carcasses of bear cubs (eaten by hungry males) – all of these punch home the message that the Arctic is already feeling the heat of climate change. Polar bears depend primarily on ringed seals as prey and cannot find or capture them without a solid platform of sea ice beneath their feet. As the ice recedes farthe...

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