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Polar Bear Photographs
Photographs provided by Scott L. Schliebe, author of the essay "What has been happening to polar bears in recent decades?"

Polar bear sitting Polar bear looking skyward Polar bear family Polar bear sitting on ice
Courtesy of Joel Garlich-Miller, USFWS Courtesy of Scott Schliebe, USFWS   Courtesy of Joel Garlich-Miller, USFW

Polar bears at kill Polar bear jumping across ice Polar bear in water
Courtesy of Geoffrey W. York, USGS Courtesy of Joel Garlich-Miller, USFWS Zoom

Polar bear swimming Polar bear climbing out of water Polar bear walking with nose up
Courtesy of Fernando Jorge, USCG- zoom Courtesy of Joel Garlich-Miller, USFWS- zoom Courtesy of Fernando Jorge, USCG

If you wish to use these photographs, please contact Scott Schliebe, Polar Bear Project Leader, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/MMM, 1011 E. Tudor Road, Anchorage, AK 99503, Tel. (907)786-3812, Fax (907)786-3816,

See Kathy Crane's Polar Bear Photos.

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