Polar bear population trends

There are between 20,000 to 25,000 polar bears living in the wild in Canada, the United States, Russia, Denmark and Norway, according to the last analysis done in early 1990s. Of those nations, only Canada allows sport hunting. Read related article.

Polar bear population map
Source: Polar Bear Specialist Group. Laris Karklis/The Washington Post. Published on December 23, 2012, 5:24 p.m.
 
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