This is the polar bear capital of the world, but the snow has gone

Canada’s Hudson Bay is as ice-free in November as on a summer’s day and polar bears could be extinct here by mid-century. If the bears are in trouble, so are we.

The Guardian

Last updated on 21 December 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
Region: 
North America
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Climate Change
Ecological interactions and habitat change
Extreme temperatures
Species: 
Ursus maritimus
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals