Save the Polar Bear

Save the Polar Bear

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Polar bears are dying. As global warming accelerates, the sea ice they depend on for survival is literally melting away. Bears are starving and drowning as they have to swim farther and farther to reach solid ice. Some are even turning to cannibalism in a desperate search for food. Those trapped on land hundreds of miles from the nearest ice often wander near villages in search of food and are shot.

Two-thirds of all polar bears -- including all bears in Alaska -- could be extinct by 2050 if current trends continue. The rest of the species could be gone by 2100.

But it's not too late to save the polar bear if we join together and take immediate action. The science is clear: We know what needs to be done -- we just need to build the political support to do it.

Please sign the petition below urging President Obama to rein in global warming and save the polar bear now.

1-25 of 29726 signatures
Number Date Name Location
29726 1 hour ago Sam Walsh Co Meath , ot , IE
29725 18 hours ago Mark Hildebrand Mesa, AZ , US
29724 1 day ago Sandra flemisch Dossenheim , ot , DE
29723 1 day ago Carol Garde Sunrise, FL , US
29722 1 day ago Audrey Vales Sèvres, ot , FR
29721 1 day ago Clark Griswold Phoenix, AZ , US
29720 1 day ago Carolina Marin Bogota, ot , CO
29719 1 day ago kent lennox san francisco, CA , US
29718 1 day ago Kelly McColl El Cajon, CA , US
29717 2 days ago Linda Boggs RAVENNA, OH , US
29716 2 days ago Isaac Wollman San Luis Obispo, CA , US
29715 3 days ago Elizabeth Stange IL, IL , US
29714 3 days ago Michele CartaFalsa TX, TX , US
29713 3 days ago Margherita Montanari Florence, ot , IT
29712 3 days ago terri pigford OH, OH , US
29711 3 days ago MERI ROEDER WI, WI , US
29710 3 days ago larry grunspan Kansas, KS , US
29709 3 days ago Ronald Adams La Salle, CO , US
29708 4 days ago wendy van oosterwijck niel, ot , BE
29707 4 days ago judye houle crestline, CA , US
29706 4 days ago Liz Wijk Ostmark, ot , SE
29705 4 days ago wanda abel lacrescent, MN , US
29704 4 days ago Megan Bornman Sandton, ot , ZA
29703 4 days ago Anonymous Fort Worth, TX , US
29702 4 days ago Stephen Wiley Minnesota, MN , US
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Please take action by Jan. 20, 2017.

Photo of polar bears by Larry Masters.

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