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Arctic polar bears starving, study says

February 11, 2009 • Daily Email Recap

Polar bears in the western Arctic are struggling to find food during the critical spring period, according to a recent report.

University of Alberta and Environment Canada scientists compared current samples of the bears’ waste with those from 20 years ago and determined that nearly a third more polar bears are going hungry in the spring than went hungry in the 1980s.

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