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 23964 signatures
Number Date Name Location
23964 8 minutes ago Anne W. Norfolk, VA , US
23963 10 minutes ago Dirk Obudzinski San Francisco, CA , US
23962 16 minutes ago Benton Elliott EUGENE, OR , US
23961 31 minutes ago Barbara Rosenkotter Deer Harbor, WA , US
23960 34 minutes ago Nicola Jaeger Spring, TX , US
23959 57 minutes ago Wendy Brueder GLENDALE, CA , US
23958 1 hour ago Lynette Belew Chandler, AZ , US
23957 1 hour ago jackjack27 Walrath Missoula, MT , US
23956 1 hour ago Laurel E. Tate Toronto, ON , CA
23955 2 hours ago Debra Hellekson Fargo, ND , US
23954 2 hours ago Hervé Bérard Orsay, ot , FR
23953 2 hours ago Anonymous Auburn, MA , US
23952 2 hours ago Alexis Cisneros Laredo, TX , US
23951 2 hours ago Debra Csenge Topsham, ME , US
23950 2 hours ago Karen Kravcov Malcolm Scottsdale, AZ , USA
23949 2 hours ago Robyn Barnes Raleigh, NC , US
23948 3 hours ago Janet Rhodes Cathedral City, CA , US
23947 3 hours ago Barbara Brandler West Camp, NY , US
23946 3 hours ago Laurence Skirvin Villa Rica, GA , US
23945 3 hours ago Sarah Stiles Santa Rosa, CA , US
23944 4 hours ago Kerstin Murr Immenreuth, ot , DE
23943 4 hours ago Peggy Furminger-Haist Akron, NY , US
23942 4 hours ago sharon rubin baldwin, NY , US
23941 4 hours ago Cynthia Fava Midlothian, TX , US
23940 4 hours ago James Wilson Tupelo, MS , US
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Photo of polar bears by Larry Masters.

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