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What if you Shared Your Town with a Thousand Migrating Polar Bears Each Year? That’s What Happens in Churchill, Manitoba, which Attracts Tourists Around the World to Witness this Extraordinary Event Ric Speaks with Wildlife Biologist Don Moore About this Amazing Migration (Documented in Smithsonian Channel’s Polar Bear Town) and the Dangers Polar Bears Face Due to Climate Change

Every fall, approximately 10,000 tourists from around the world descend on “The Polar Bear Capital of the World,” Churchill, Manitoba. This community of about 800 people in Northern Canada hosts the annual migration of more than 1,000 hungry polar bears that pass through town as they wait for the Bay ice to return. The new […]

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