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Save the Polar Bear

Polar bear

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 2100.

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 our petition urging President Obama to rein in global warming and save the polar bear now.

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Number Date Name Location
31081 5 hours ago michele rule concord, NH , US
31080 5 hours ago michele rule concord, NH , US
31079 11 hours ago Renee Boteilho California, CA , US
31078 13 hours ago sara sexton TX, TX , US
31077 14 hours ago michael hughes Paradise Valley, AZ , US
31076 15 hours ago Margaret Tollner Lakewood, CA , US
31075 1 day ago mauricio carvajal Santiago, ot , CL
31074 1 day ago Gary Hileman Hesperia, CA , US
31073 2 days ago Jacki Hileman Hesperia, CA , US
31072 2 days ago Penelope Prochazka Simi Valley, CA , US
31071 2 days ago Wendy Weikel Berkeley, CA , US
31070 2 days ago Jamie Conrad San Leandro, CA , US
31069 2 days ago paola puente Sucre, BO+01 , BO
31068 2 days ago Pam Shaouy Woodstock, GA , US
31067 2 days ago Jackie Bear Los Angeles, CA , US
31066 2 days ago Tina deKwaadsteniet Los Angeles, CA , US
31065 3 days ago katherien johnson Santa Barbara, CA , US
31064 3 days ago ali smith san francisco, CA , US
31063 3 days ago Bine Regensburger Innsbruck, AT+07 , AT
31062 3 days ago kajsa ingelsson west h0llywod, CA , US
31061 3 days ago Michelle Carter San Francisco, CA , US
31060 3 days ago glenn Mullins Buena Park , CA , US
31059 3 days ago william lawson Calimesa, CA , US
31058 3 days ago Seb Villani Chula Vista, CA , US
31057 3 days ago Lori Danko Hatboro, PA , US
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Please take action by Jan. 20, 2017.

Photo of polar bear by Nature's Pics Online.

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