The polar bears are coming to town

For 15 years, Irish anthropologist Martina Tyrrell has studied the relationship between humans and animals in Arviat, an Inuit community on the west coast of Hudson Bay, where the townspeople are increasingly having to cope with a large and dangerous visitor - the polar bear.

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Last updated on 19 October 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
Region: 
North America
Threats: 
Climate Change
Species: 
Ursus maritimus
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals