TITLE

Bear truths

PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Canadian Geographic;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 133 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Truth About Polar Bears" by Zac Unger in the December 2012 issue.
ACCESSION #
88006722

 

Related Articles

  • Binky the bear teaches visitors a lesson. Eliot, John L. // National Geographic;Mar95, Vol. 187 Issue 3, p145 

    Features the polar bear named Binky at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage. Popularity of the bear after attacking intruding visitors; Media coverage.

  • The ice bear.  // International Wildlife;Jul/Aug84, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p4 

    How five countries set aside political differences to rescue the biggest carnivore on Earth--the polar bear. The 5 nations contributed scientists to a Polar Bear Specialist Group. The group was given the task of learning more about the bear, determining its population, migration routes and...

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: FARTHEST NORTH POLAR BEAR. van Meurs, Rinie; Splettstoesser, John F. // Arctic;Sep2003, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p309 

    Comments on the Ursus maritimus, considered to be the farthest North Polar bear. Sighting of the bear; Literature on animals in the North Pole; Evidences suggesting existence of the bears in the region.

  • The long wait for winter. Bourne, Will // Audubon;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 100 Issue 1, p64 

    Focuses on polar bears adaptation to the ice on the Arctic. Speculation by scientist as to whether brown bears move to colonize the Arctic came through a natural expansion; Reference to the bears preferred method of hunting; Advantages of the bear's coat in being less visible to its prey.

  • Bear Pair.  // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;1/10/2003, Vol. 65 Issue 13, p3 

    Presents a photograph of two polar bears at the Brookfield Zoo in Illinois. Information on the polar bears.

  • Land of the ice bear. Laycock, George // Boys' Life;Mar1994, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p30 

    Highlights the polar bears of the Arctic. The five countries they live in; Their swimming ability; What they eat; How Eskimos hunt polar bears; The laws protecting polar bears; Numbers of bears alive today. INSETS: Polar bear facts.;Scouts help wildlife, by W.E. Butterworth IV..

  • POLAR BEAR ADVENTURE. SANDLIN, AMANDA // National Geographic Kids;Feb2011, Issue 407, p12 

    The article offers information on the Tundra Buggy Lodge, a habitat for polar bears, in Churchill, Canada.

  • BEATRICE BLACK BEAR. Grandits, John // Click;Jan2008, Vol. 11 Issue 1, following p35 

    Images of polar bears and polar regions are presented.

  • My trip to see the polar bears. Munoz, Sean; Munoz, William // Spider;Nov95, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p9 

    Narrates a child's trip to see the polar bears in Churchill, Manitoba. Bear researcher Chuck Jonkel as tour leader; Sleeping on a train; Polar bear's playing with a sled dog; Riding on a tundra buggy; Lack of bear food in winter; Mother bear's nursing of cubs.

  • One picture. Cox, Daniel J. // Audubon;Sep/Oct96, Vol. 98 Issue 5, p118 

    Presents a picture of a polar bear on Canada's Hudson Bay.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics