Friday, October 14, 2016 - 17:32

Inspiring Change Through Storytelling

By Laura Curtis, Assiniboine Park and Zoo. 

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 12:22

A Different Start to Polar Bear Season

By Alysa McCall, PBI Director of Conservation Outreach & Staff Scientist  Last week marked the start of my seventh fall on the Manitoba tundra and my third time helping to host the PBI... Continue Reading

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 09:34

SeaWorld Funds Polar Bear Study

Polar Bears International wishes to thank the SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Conservation Fund for their recent award of $15,000 to support research to collect baseline information for long-term... Continue Reading

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 12:36

The Benefits of Storytelling

By Kristen Metzger, Reid Park Zoo.  

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 22:59

Community Connections: Churchill and Chinook

By Jenn Beening, San Diego Zoo Global.  With polar bear symbolism on nearly everything in Churchill—from library statues to indoor playground slides, in the center of satellite dishes, and on... Continue Reading

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 08:57

Co-existing With Polar Bears

By Erica Hansen, Utah’s Hogle Zoo.  It's not the easiest place in the world to call home. Sub-zero temperatures, a scant 800 residents, and…oh yeah…bears. Polar bears. Imagine when neighbors... Continue Reading

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 10:16

Storm and Churchill Impressions

By Andy Watson, Yorkshire Wildlife Park and Shervin Hess, Oregon Zoo.  Around two a.m. the night of Oct. 10, 2013, Storm was two and half years old, wandering the streets of Churchill, when... Continue Reading

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 08:20

Welcome to the Arctic!

By Linda Criss, Akron Zoo.  It doesn't seem possible to be standing in Churchill, Manitoba--the Polar Bear Capital of the World. On the flight in, I was struck by the view of the tundra. I... Continue Reading

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 08:01

Churchill Bound

By Tiffany Grunert, Denver Zoo.  This morning we got up and headed to the Winnipeg airport at 5 a.m. We will take Calm Air (best airline name ever) to Churchill. From there we will take a... Continue Reading

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:31

We're Here!

By Tammy Wiebe, Edmonton Valley Zoo.   We're here! I was going to start this blog out by saying that my journey started this morning in Edmonton at 7 a.m...but it didn't. Instead, this ... Continue Reading