On the March: As Polar Bears Retreat, Grizzlies Take New Territory

For all the publicity over discoveries of “pizzly” bear hybrids, new research suggests polar bears’ genetic purity isn’t threatened by crossbreeding with grizzlies. But that doesn’t mean polar bears aren’t in trouble.

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Last updated on 29 June 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
Greenland (Denmark)
Norway
Russian Federation
United States of America
Threats: 
Climate Change
Species: 
Ursus maritimus
Species group: 
Marine mammals