Save the Polar Bear

Save the Polar Bear

Bookmark and Share

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 26572 signatures
Number Date Name Location
26572 3 hours ago DORIS THEODOROU Easton, PA , US
26571 4 hours ago Jessica Bouman Hamburg, ot , DE
26570 11 hours ago Renate Uhl Grand Junction, CO , US
26569 13 hours ago Kimberly Short Chandler, AZ , US
26568 22 hours ago Therese Palmer Hesperia, CA , US
26567 23 hours ago Anonymous Alexandria, VA , US
26566 23 hours ago Andres Leal Mission, TX , US
26565 1 day ago natali kitaeva Odessa, ot , UA
26564 1 day ago Therese Carey Ronan, MT , US
26563 1 day ago Anonymous State College, PA , US
26562 1 day ago April Bush Altoona, PA , US
26561 2 days ago Kimberly Lowe Gahanna, OH , US
26560 2 days ago Kathy Ambrus FL, FL , US
26559 3 days ago Erin Krueget Whitefish, MT , US
26558 3 days ago Denise Wright Los Angeles, CA , US
26557 3 days ago Anonymous Albuquerque, NM , US
26556 3 days ago Karen Mattausch Stanwood, WA , US
26555 3 days ago Delylah Gardea Cordes Lakes, AZ , US
26554 3 days ago mikey walker chandler, AZ , US
26553 3 days ago Rachel Tellez Phoenix, AZ , US
26552 4 days ago Marcia & Luther Lyle Walhalla, SC , US
26551 4 days ago Karen Anderson Excel, AL , US
26550 4 days ago Caroline Williams Neutral Bay, ot , AU
26549 5 days ago Lisa Stempka San Diego, CA , US
26548 5 days ago AMY GREER CORVALLIS, MT , US
Next ->

*Fields marked with an asterisk are required. If you live outside the U.S. and Canada, please select "Other" for your state.

Photo of polar bears by Larry Masters.

If you have cookies enabled in your Web browser, our action pages will remember your address information for 30 days.