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 28137 signatures
Number Date Name Location
28137 3 hours ago Dennis Dymeck AZ, AZ , US
28136 6 hours ago Steve Lubin Bristol , CT , US
28135 7 hours ago Sharon Baily Charlottesville, VA , US
28134 8 hours ago Debi Darnell Grimsley , TN , US
28133 8 hours ago Karen Kulwin Buffalo Grove, IL , US
28132 9 hours ago Anonymous east, PA , US
28131 13 hours ago Tracey Kolton Penetanguishene, ON , CA
28130 19 hours ago Anonymous Langley, BC , CA
28129 19 hours ago Donna Knox Kincardine , ON , CA
28128 1 day ago Paul McCarthy Scotia, NY , US
28127 1 day ago Wayne Langley Texas, TX , US
28126 1 day ago Geniece Medsker Sparta, NJ , US
28125 3 days ago Barbara Mintz New York, NY , US
28124 3 days ago Carol Papworth WA, WA , US
28123 3 days ago Tricia Hamilton Shirley, NY , US
28122 3 days ago Tricia Hamilton Shirley, NY , US
28121 4 days ago Anonymous Staten Island, NY , US
28120 4 days ago Brother Bernardine city, ot , AU
28119 4 days ago Gloria Stacholy Coral Gables, FL , US
28118 4 days ago Sarah Sivro Geneva , ot , CH
28117 4 days ago Stephanie Vlahos Boston, MA , US
28116 4 days ago viktoria barkai miskolc, ot , HU
28115 5 days ago Beth Falcone Colorado Springs, CO , US
28114 5 days ago emme g ch, CA , US
28113 6 days ago Krista Nelson Clovis, NM , US
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Photo of polar bears by Larry Masters.

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