polar bears http://wmub.org en Zoo's Barrows Lecture Series: Dr. Steven Amstrup http://wmub.org/post/zoos-barrows-lecture-series-dr-steven-amstrup <p>The final <a href="http://cincinnatizoo.org/events/winifred-emil-barrows-lecture-series/"><strong>Barrows Conservation Lecture Series</strong></a> presentation at the <a href="http://cincinnatizoo.org/"><strong>Cincinnati Zoo</strong></a> takes place Wednesday, May 15 and features renowned polar bear expert <a href="http://www.polarbearsinternational.org/about-us/staff"><strong>Dr. Steven Amstrup</strong></a>. He has been studying polar bears for over 30 years and, as Thane Maynard discovers in this week’s <a href="http://wvxu.org/programs/field-notes"><strong>Field Notes</strong></a>, his current work with <a href="http://www.polarbearsinternational.org/"><strong>Polar Bears International</strong> </a>is showing some dangerous trends affecting their habitat and ability to feed and survive.</p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 05:31:20 +0000 Thane Maynard 12280 at http://wmub.org Zoo's Barrows Lecture Series: Dr. Steven Amstrup Dr. Ian Stirling on Polar Bears http://wmub.org/post/dr-ian-stirling-polar-bears <p>The fate of polar bears is directly linked to their habitat, which is slowly shrinking as the result of climate change.<a href="http://www.biology.ualberta.ca/faculty/?Page=7354"><strong> Dr. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 05:31:15 +0000 5581 at http://wmub.org