Endangered Species

Polar Bears

Why are they endangered?

As of 2008, Polar Bears were listed as a Threatened Species under the Endangered Species Act. Scientists concluded the threat to these species are ecological change in the Arctic from global warming. There has been a major ice loss and an estimate of 20,000 - 25,000 Polar Bears standing on earth.

Critical Information

There are many ways to contribute take action to help save Polar Bears. Organizations such as http://www.worldwildlife.org/ and http://www.polarbearsinternational.org make donations to help fund research and also give people the opportunity to adopt a Polar Bear. Other ways to help is to live greener. This means to regularly reuse, reduce, recycle and to use light from solar energy.