On July 1, 2014, bear 130 Tundra was found dead near Brooks River. Since this bear was well known by rangers and the public, her skull was collected and cleaned so it could be used for educational and interpretive programs. As it turns out, Tundra’s skull reveals a biography of trauma she apparently suffered through
Polar Bears International’s driving goal to protect Polar Bears focuses attention on the urgent challenges polar bears face in a warming Arctic and the part each of us can play in stopping climate change. But why do we talk about conserving polar bears so much when there are other species closer to extinction?
The Tundra Buggy Cam is back up and running and the images its captures are simply stunning. Here is a small sample of a few of our favorite from the week. Check out the live cam yourself to see the polar bears in their natural habitat.