Polar Bears International

Polar Bears International is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the worldwide conservation of the polar bear and its habitat through research, stewardship, and education. PBI provides scientific resources and information on polar bears and their habitat to institutions and the general public worldwide. Assisting the global community in understanding and evaluating the status and condition of polar bear populations and their arctic habitat, as well as the impact of human-caused and natural-occurring events on their survival.

Polar Bears and Cheetahs - Hang Out!

Polar Bears and Cheetahs – Hang Out!

April 16, 2014

Sponsored by our friends Polar Bears International and the Cheetah Conservation Fund, a new dialogue on climate change with scientists Steven Amstrup and Laurie Marker. This special Earth Day Event united two great minds with a world of impassioned people—ready to share ideas and collaborate on creating a future for nature. Hang Out and discover […]

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International Polar Bear Day 2013

February 8, 2013

International Polar Bear Day is February 27th and Polar Bears International (PBI), the world’s leading polar bear conservation group, invites the public to join them in honoring polar bears on their designated day by taking part in the Thermostat Challenge—an effort to raise awareness of how our daily actions impact the polar bear’s sea ice […]

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Shake the Snow Globe for Polar Bears

Shake the Snow Globe for Polar Bears

December 5, 2012

Bring the magic of a wintry world to polar bears and the North this holiday season. Please share these tips with friends and family: Shop for Gifts with Polar Bears International. Browse PBI’s selection of sustainable gifts, from calendars to toques to hand-crafted mugs. And check out the extended PBI collection from Canada Goose with […]

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Winners 'My Actic Animal' Competition

Young Artists Celebrate Arctic Animals

October 24, 2012

From the creative minds of novice artists an exceptional display of young talent has emerged – revealing the winners of our ‘My Arctic Animal’ Competition. The junior categories feature vibrant illustrations bursting with colour, whilst our young adult category capture the expressions of each character beautifully. All entries express an invested interest in Arctic wildlife […]

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Climate Change Impacts on Arctic Wildlife

Climate Change Impacts on Arctic Wildlife

September 20, 2012

It is now very evident that the temperatures in the Arctic are warming due to climate change, with a resulting impact on sea ice. Over the past 100 years, average Arctic temperatures have increased at almost twice the global average rate. An earlier break-up and melting of the Arctic sea ice in the spring and […]

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Tundra Connections 2012

Arctic Adventure – ‘No Parka Required’

September 6, 2012

Each year, Polar Bears International (PBI) help bring the Arctic to you through a series of Tundra Connections webcasts live from Churchill, Manitoba. Giving you the opportunity to meet and connect with world-renowned polar bear scientists and climate experts, hear their stories, and ask them questions. The broadcasts are live. They’re free. And they take […]

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