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Wild Bears in the News December 2010
Bears in the News at Scientific American
Polar Bears in the News at Scientific American
" .... Polar bears (Ursus maritimus) got a long-awaited boost on November 23 when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) finally designated more than 485.000 kilometers of critical habitat for the The critical habitat—95 percent of which is sea ice—includes barrier islands and onshore areas where mothers den their young, along with offshore sea ice. It doesn't do a huge amount to protect polar bears species , but it does require federal agencies operating in the area to "ensure their actions...do not harm polar bear populations."
This video contains graphic material that may be extremely disturbing to some people.
However, this is real life for polar bears due to the harsh environment they live in.
This film shows a mother and her two cubs who were all obviously malnourished.
The two cubs eventually die, most likely due to starvation.
These animals were part of the Western Hudson Bay population that spend several months on land each year due to melting ice. The time they spend on land is increasing due to the changing climate in the arctic.
This film is part of The Arctic Documentary Project spearheaded by Daniel J. Cox under the umbrella of Polar Bears International.
Wild Bears in the News
Louise Little Bear
Black Bear Cub in the News Wild
Bears in the News December 2010
Baby Black Bear Cub in the News
A little bear cub got stuck in a fisherman's net and all attempts to
free the stuck bear cub failed. Until the fisherman took
his truck to remove the fishing net by dragging it away from the bear cub ,
pinning it to
whilst the Mother bear used her paws and teeth hanging on to the little cub with all her might
Lousie Little Bear Cub Reporter
Man Feeds Bears -- to the amount of $4000 dollars a year Wild Bears in the News December 2010
Man Feeds Bears -- to the amount of $4000 dollars a year
" ... OYSTERVILLE – Is Monte Miller – the man state officials accuse of causing the largest bear removal case in state history – a nature lover or a menace? he bears would eat about 150 pounds of dog food a week, which averaged to $4,000 a year, he said. Soon, other residents started coming by to watch the feedings on Miller’s heavily wooded lot. They’d bring children and out-of-town relatives and take pictures, he said.
gave some of the bears names such as “Mama 3” for a sow with three
cubs or “Volkswagon” for a particularly large male bear, LaFollette
said. read rest of the Bears in the
News story at News Tribune
Louise Little Bear Cub reporter
Bears in the News
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