Entercom sister cluster in Milwaukee wanted to show Spread the 1Thing Love for Polar Bears during the month of February with Polar Bear International. Here are some things you may not have known about Polar Bears and this organization …
Polar Bears International:
The organization is made up of volunteers and scientists working together to inform about the plight of the polar bears and the environment they live in. http://polarbearsinternational.org/
They envision the long-term survival of polar bears and the unique part of the world they call home. We see this iconic species roaming the sea ice for generations to come.
Their mission is to conserve polar bears and the sea ice they depend on. Through media, science, and advocacy, we work to inspire people to care about the Arctic, the threats to its future, and the connection between this remote region and our global climate.
- Serve as the global resource for information regarding polar bears and their habitat.
- Be the leading voice on climate warming impacts to polar bears and their Arctic home while actively seeking solutions through education, advocacy, and action.
- Conduct, support, and share scientific research that informs polar bear conservation.
- Educate an international audience about polar bears conservation and provide mentorship for the actions that will help ensure their survival.
- Proactively and effectively communicate science-based information on polar bears and their conservation.
- Maintain transparency in fiscal management and sound business policies and practices.
- Follow best environmental practices as an organization, including minimizing our greenhouse gas footprin=
More here: http://polarbearsinternational.org/