Daily Infographic: What Is The Real Status Of The Polar Bears?

Vanishing? Migrating? Enough with the sad pictures. Today's infographic breaks down where the polar bears are now, and how they're doing.

Polar Politics

mag3737 via flickr

We like polar bears, but we don't like how they've been bandied about by advocates on both sides of the political debate over climate change. That's why we think today's interactive infographic is great--it's a clear snapshot of where polar bears are today and how each population group is faring. No tearjerking pictures, no drama. Just the facts.

The image below is just a snapshot. You can check out the whole thing here.

State of the Polar Bears

Go here for a fully interactive version.IUCN/SSC