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Polar Bears in Svalbard and Melting Sea Ice
The Polar Bear or Ursus maritimus is facing a range of challenges as air temperatures in the Arctic Region are rising 2 – 2.5 times faster than the global average. There are thought to be between 22,000-27,000 Polar Bears in 20 separate populations across the World. In the arctic, where perennial sea ice is disappearing at a rate of nearly 9% p ...
  • Polar bear testing melting sea ice, Svalbard
  • Polar bear on sea ice, its prime habitat, Svalbard
  • Polar bear on sea ice, its prime habitat, Svalbard
  • Polar bears on pack ice north of Svalbard with seal kill
  • Polar bears feeding on sea ice, Svalbard
  • Polar bear looking for whale cadaver under water, Svalbard
  • Mother Polar Bear and cub, Svalbard, Norway
  • Polar Bear (Ursus Maritimus), Svalbard, Norway
  • Polar Bear (Ursus Maritimus) observing the ice, Norway
  • Polar Bear (Ursus Maritimus), Svalbard, Norway
  • Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus), Svalbard, Norway
  • Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) perched beside the ice, Svalbard, Norway
  • Polar Bear (Ursus Maritimus) feeding on a seal, Svalbard, Norway
  • Polar Bear (Ursus Maritimus), Svalbard, Norway