Posted by: Sandy Steinman | January 10, 2017

Federal Wildlife Officials Address Global Warming Impact On Polar Bears

The New York Times reported

Federal wildlife officials on Monday called climate change the biggest threat to the survival of the polar bear and warned that without decisive action to combat global warming, the bears would almost certainly disappear from much of the Arctic.

“It cannot be overstated that the single most important action for the recovery of polar bears is to significantly reduce the present levels of global greenhouse gas emissions,” the officials wrote in a report released by the Fish and Wildlife Service.

Read full story at Human-Driven Global Warming Is Biggest Threat to Polar Bears, Report Says – The New York Times


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