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 28143 signatures
Number Date Name Location
28143 8 hours ago Anonymous Bucharest, ot , RO
28142 1 day ago Anonymous Puyallup, WA , US
28141 1 day ago claudia nunes rs, ot , BR
28140 1 day ago THEODORE SPACHIDAKIS PIRAEUS, ot , GR
28139 1 day ago Michael Parks Albuquerque, NM , US
28138 1 day ago Leslie Blanchard Texas, TX , US
28137 1 day ago Dennis Dymeck AZ, AZ , US
28136 2 days ago Steve Lubin Bristol , CT , US
28135 2 days ago Sharon Baily Charlottesville, VA , US
28134 2 days ago Debi Darnell Grimsley , TN , US
28133 2 days ago Karen Kulwin Buffalo Grove, IL , US
28132 2 days ago Anonymous east, PA , US
28131 2 days ago Tracey Kolton Penetanguishene, ON , CA
28130 3 days ago Anonymous Langley, BC , CA
28129 3 days ago Donna Knox Kincardine , ON , CA
28128 3 days ago Paul McCarthy Scotia, NY , US
28127 4 days ago Wayne Langley Texas, TX , US
28126 4 days ago Geniece Medsker Sparta, NJ , US
28125 5 days ago Barbara Mintz New York, NY , US
28124 5 days ago Carol Papworth WA, WA , US
28123 5 days ago Tricia Hamilton Shirley, NY , US
28122 5 days ago Tricia Hamilton Shirley, NY , US
28121 6 days ago Anonymous Staten Island, NY , US
28120 6 days ago Brother Bernardine city, ot , AU
28119 6 days ago Gloria Stacholy Coral Gables, FL , US
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Photo of polar bears by Larry Masters.

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