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As Polar Bear Numbers Increase, GWPF Calls For Re-assessment Of Endangered Species Status

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Source: Global Warming Policy Foundation

On the occasion of International Polar Bear Day, the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) is calling on the U.S. Administration to re-assess the ‘endangered species’ status of polar bears. 
On May 15, 2008, the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service listed the polar bear as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The listing is based on the assumption that loss of sea ice threatens and will likely continue to threaten polar bear habitat.

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