Posts Tagged ‘polar bears’

Birds, Bears and Climate Change on Cooper Island

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Over on the Discovery Channel’s Earth Live Blog, Dr. George Divoky, a participant in International Polar Year’s Polar-Palooza outreach program and a scientist who has been studying Cooper Island’s Black Guillemot population for more than 30 years, describes some of the changes he’s seeing in the Arctic… Read more.

Russian-US Polar Bear Convention to Meet in Moscow

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

ANADYR, August 11 Itar-Tass – The first meeting of the Russian-US Polar Bear Commission will meet in Moscow on September 23-25, Itar-Tass learnt on Tuesday from spokesman of the agriculture department of the Chukotka National Area Igor Mikhno…. Read more.

Polar bears on thinner ice: Environmental Health News

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Declining sea ice is having a negative effect on the diets of Polar Bears, causing them to consume foodstuffs higher in pollutants… Read more.