Press Releases

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

(April 22nd, 2015) Bozeman, MT – 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

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 08:49

Earth Day 2014 - Polar Bears International and Cheetah Conservation Fund Join Forces

March 18, 2014 - As humanity gathers in support for Earth Day, April 22, two organizations - Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) and Polar Bears International (PBI) – aim to lead a new dialogue... Continue Reading

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 15:57

Commit to Help Polar Bears on International Polar Bear Day, February 27th

Join Polar Bears International in taking the Thermostat Challenge on International Polar Bear Day, February 27th, to reduce carbon emissions and help save polar bears (February 19, 2014)... Continue Reading

Monday, October 21, 2013 - 08:49

Climate Counts Joins Polar Bears International® for Live Broadcasts from the Tundra During the Polar Bear Migration

Viewers from around the world will have the chance to see wild polar bears and engage with sustainability experts this fall during a series of live Tundra Connections® webcasts by Polar Bears... Continue Reading

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 14:59

Polar Bears International Will Air Live Broadcasts from the Tundra During the Polar Bear Migration Along Hudson Bay

October 16, 2013 (Bozeman, MT) –Viewers from around the world will have the chance to see wild polar bears and engage with experts this fall during the live Tundra Connections® webcasts... Continue Reading

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 07:36

Krista Wright Appointed Executive Director at Polar Bears International

April 10, 2013 (Bozeman, MT) - Polar Bears International (PBI) today announced the appointment of Krista Wright as its executive director following the retirement of Robert Buchanan. She... Continue Reading

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