Polar Bear Play Time
Two young male Polar Bears keeping company and filling in their time with playful antics. Polar Bears (Ursus maritimus, which means “sea bear”). They will not have had anything to eat for about 8 months and are waiting for the sea to freeze on Hudson Bay so they can hunt through the northern winter for seals. Adult male polar bears weigh from 775 to more than 1,500 pounds, 350 to more than 680 kilos. Polar Bears are endangered due to global warming. It is estimated that the Churchill population will be unviable in 30 years, and it is the largest single Polar bear population in the world. Polar Bears are to Global Warming/Climate Change whar canaries were to mining.