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Polar bears and the decline of the Arctic

Polar Bears are running out of time. As the Climate Crisis worsens, a scientific study has predicted that by 2100 the species could be gone forever.  The shrinking of Arctic sea ice is already causing populations to struggle and decline as they rely on it for seal hunting, and are now being forced to travel further and further in search of food.  Dr Peter Molnar of the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada says that Polar bears have become the “Poster child of climate change” and that they “are already sitting at the top of the world; if the ice goes, they have no place to go" Polar Bears are already listed as ‘vulnerable to extinction’ by the IUCN, with...

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