Press Releases

Monday, June 6, 2016 - 16:01

Wildlife Conservation Network Shows Commitment to Polar Bears

Bozeman, Montana (June 6, 2016) – Polar Bears International, a nonprofit focused on conserving polar bears and their sea ice home, is grateful to the Wildlife Conservation Network’s ongoing... Continue Reading

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 13:55

Hollomon Price Foundation Funds Polar Bear Conservation

Bozeman, Montana (June 1, 2016) – Polar Bears International has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the Holloman Price Foundation for youth outreach, PBI’s Save Our Sea Ice Campaign, and human-... Continue Reading

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 09:52

Polar Bear Point of View Video

Bozeman, Montana (May 11, 2016) - A small video cam fitted on a collar has allowed scientists to peek into the life of a female polar bear on land, letting them follow along as she navigates... Continue Reading

Friday, April 22, 2016 - 15:30

Winners in PBI’s Project Polar Bear Contest

Bozeman, MT (April 22, 2016) – Polar Bears International (PBI), a conservation group dedicated to sustaining a future for polar bears, announced the winners today in its Project Polar Bear... Continue Reading

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 09:33

New Agreement to Tackle People and Polar Bear Conflicts in Canada’s North

Bozeman, MT (April 6, 2016) – A diverse group of stakeholders representing Arctic regional governments, industry, researchers, and Inuit reached a new unanimous agreement to tackle the... Continue Reading

Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 15:49

Walking Hibernation Not a Factor for Polar Bears

Bozeman, MT (July 16, 2015) - Scientists have long speculated that polar bears forced ashore by melting ice may enter a state of “walking hibernation” that slows their metabolism and saves... Continue Reading

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:12

Winners in PBI’s Project Polar Bear Contest Show Leadership in Reducing CO2

Bozeman, MT (April 22nd, 2015) – Polar Bears International (PBI), a conservation group dedicated to sustaining a future for polar bears, announced the winners today in its Project Polar Bear... Continue Reading

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 08:04

New Research Explores Scent Communication in Polar Bears

(November 3, 2014) – One of the enduring mysteries about polar bears is how males and females manage to find each other during the spring breeding season, given that the bears are largely... Continue Reading

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 09:49

Do Polar Bears Play? Join us for an Earth Day Webcast for Insights into Polar Bear Behavior

April 16, 2014  –  Two polar bears from the Como Park Zoo & Conservatory will take part in a live Tundra Connections webcast on April 22nd hosted by Polar Bears International, the world’s... Continue Reading

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 11:26

Earth Day Hangout on Polar Bears and Cheetahs

Learn how climate change is affecting both species and what we can do to help April 14, 2014 – Polar Bears International (PBI) and Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) are teaming up on Earth Day... Continue Reading

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