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Threat to polar bears told in six significant numbers
Here’s some facts on the status of polar bears today, and why action to reverse climate change is so important for this species.

What tennis star Genie Bouchard learned seeing polar bears in the wild
The Canadian court phenom shares her passion for the polar bear.

Symbol and sustenance: The complex role of polar bears
To many in Northern communities, polar bears are a vital part of their livelihoods. They’re a source of art, lore, identity and sustenance.

Polar bear patrols keep bears and communities safer. Here’s how
They’re like a SWAT team, keeping people and polar bears safe from each other. Armed with a range of non-lethal weapons and techniques, WWF’s polar bear patrols have led to a significant reduction in the number of these magnificent creatures that are killed each year to protect people and property.