Alaska’s foremost polar bear expert talks about the effect of the retreating ice on bears
The single biggest threat to polar bears is decline to their habitat that’s likely to occur because of Global Warming
Research Wildlife Biologist, Alaska Science Center, USGS, Anchorage, Alaska. Dr. Amstrup talks about Polar Bear science and managing bears as the pole warms up and the ice retreats.
Polar bear researchers from polar nations share information and resources
Dr. Amstrup takes some time out in his office on the campus of the University of Alaska in Anchorage to talk about how polar bear research has moved from questions of hunting bears to climate change.
Matthew Sturm, ice and snow expert from Fairbanks, Alaska, talks about his long scientific trips across the Arctic on snowmachines.
Matthew Sturm, ice and snow expert from Fairbanks, Alaska, talks about his love of the Arctic
Matthew Sturm talks about the contradictions, the complexities of the Arctic
Matthew Sturm talks about the importance of studying the Arctic and how it is connected to the rest of the world
Meet Paty Matrai a biological oceanographer from Bigelow Lab, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, who works in the Arctic