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Posted on 23 March 2018 | 

The National Snow and Ice Data Centre announced today that the extent of the winter sea ice in the ...

Posted on 20 March 2018 | 

​Russia announced this month the creation of the largest land and marine reserve and second-largest ...

Posted on 30 January 2018 | 

A new report by WWF’s Arctic Programme finds that the five countries responsible for the ...

Posted on 04 April 2017 | 

A new report identifies seven areas in the Arctic that could be considered for World Heritage ...

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 

Baffin Bay and Kane Basin populations are likely stable, for now

Posted on 15 September 2016 | 

The Arctic’s summer sea ice may already have hit a near-record low extent, putting pressure on the ...

Posted on 16 June 2016 | 

A research expedition is casting light on the little-known polar bear population of Russia’s Kara ...

Posted on 12 May 2016 | 

A year of record warm temperatures and lower than normal sea ice has led to more polar bears than ...

Posted on 15 March 2016 | 

Following a record-breaking warm Arctic winter, Arctic Ocean sea ice looks set to hit a record low ...

Posted on 26 February 2016 | 

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Polar Bear Conflict Factsheet

26 Feb 2016  | 0 Comments

Here's how WWF is helping communities live safely alongside the Arctic’s top predator.

Modeling oil spills in the Beaufort, Bering and Barents Seas

16 Dec 2014  | 0 Comments

Illustrating the potentially damaging trajectory of oil spills in the Arctic

Factsheet: What WWF is doing for polar bears

12 Feb 2013  | 0 Comments

Polar bears, the charismatic icon of the Arctic environment, have long been a focus in WWF’s on-the-ground research and conservation projects in the ...