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.


1-25 of 24720 signatures
Number Date Name Location
24720 6 minutes ago Phillip Jones Avondale, AZ , US
24719 1 hour ago Jacqueline Adamson Lanham, MD , US
24718 2 hours ago Donna Duran Northridge, CA , US
24717 3 hours ago Robert Wiehemeijer bunde, ot , DE
24716 3 hours ago Gary Carpenter Belmont, CA , US
24715 3 hours ago David G. Laramie Worcester, MA , US
24714 3 hours ago Linda Owen Loveland, CO , US
24713 8 hours ago lisa grubbs oakhurst, NJ , US
24712 8 hours ago chiara testi Lucca, ot , IT
24711 9 hours ago Laurent La roze Argonay , ot , FR
24710 13 hours ago Linda Linderman Phoenix, AZ , US
24709 16 hours ago Connie Patrono Bronxville, NY , US
24708 17 hours ago Samantha Albawab Aurora , CO , US
24707 17 hours ago Rosemary Huston Whitefish, MT , US
24706 17 hours ago Environmental Ist Rochester, NY , US
24705 21 hours ago jim zurbriggen surprise, AZ , US
24704 21 hours ago Adriana Bryan Sitka, AK , US
24703 22 hours ago Anonymous Peoria, AZ , US
24702 23 hours ago Helen Haggins Safford, AZ , US
24701 24 hours ago Renee Rogers Phoenix, AZ , US
24700 1 day ago Katarzyna Weiss Wodzislaw Slaski, ot , PL
24699 1 day ago Dave Heckman Scottsdale, AZ , US
24698 1 day ago Wendy Kobylarz-Chouvarda Candler, NC , US
24697 1 day ago Sue Velez Delran , NJ , US
24696 1 day ago Sue Velez Delran , NJ , US
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Photo of polar bears by Larry Masters.

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