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 the end of the century.

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.


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Number Date Name Location
20620 24 minutes ago mary todd isle of palms, SC , US
20619 41 minutes ago Gabriela Diaz mesa, AZ , US
20618 50 minutes ago Gary Ladner Succasunna , NJ , US
20617 51 minutes ago Gary Ladner Succasunna , NJ , US
20616 51 minutes ago Liane McFetridge Norholt, ot , GB
20615 1 hour ago Anonymous Washinfton, DC , US
20614 7 hours ago Amanda Koon Parkersburg, WV , US
20613 9 hours ago K. Pesti San Mateo, CA , US
20612 9 hours ago Kayla Lewchuj brossard, QC , CA
20611 11 hours ago Andrea Tzenov Calgary, AB , CA
20610 11 hours ago James Hughes Auburn, CA , US
20609 17 hours ago James Fishgold Phoenix, AZ , US
20608 19 hours ago Diego Ruiz Capital Federal, ot , AR
20607 22 hours ago Anonymous Easton, PA , US
20606 22 hours ago Cecilia Rivas Hermitage, TN , US
20605 23 hours ago Jason Prantil seattle, WA , US
20604 1 day ago Anonymous cleveland, OH , US
20603 1 day ago sija sur zagreb, ot , HR
20602 1 day ago Colleen Finnell seattle, WA , US
20601 1 day ago samira chocolate Missoula, MT , US
20600 1 day ago Nichole Heyer Kalispell, MT , US
20599 1 day ago Karen Reid Santa Rosa, CA , US
20598 1 day ago LUKE HANSEN Hood River, OR , US
20597 1 day ago Patti Fink Mundelein, IL , US
20596 1 day ago Waltraud Bolton Severn, MD , US
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Photo of polar bears by Larry Masters.

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