Decline in Canada polar bears

Research has shown that Canada's polar bear population, world's largest, is in decline.

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    The latest round of UN climate change talks are underway in Cancun, Mexico - and as world leaders debate ways to tackle global warming, conservationists say polar bears are being hit hard.

    Canada is home to two-thirds of the world’s polar bear population, but research has shown numbers are declining rapidly.

    Imtiaz Tyab reports from Churchill – a tiny town just south of the Arctic Circle.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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