Southern polar bears found in decline after years of stability

An exhaustive survey of the world’s most southerly polar bears has found a significant drop in their numbers that scientists fear could be climate change finally taking its toll on a population whose health had long been in decline.

Globe and Mail

Last updated on 06 June 2018

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