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Record #183827:

Hunters, scientists polarized over polar bears / John Thompson.

Title: Hunters, scientists polarized over polar bears / John Thompson.
Author(s): Thompson, John.
Date: 2008.
In: Nunatsiaq News. (2008.), Vol. 36(12) (2008)
Abstract: Discusses divergent opinions about size of polar bear (Ursus maritimus) population in Baffin Bay. Inuit hunters maintain bears are thriving and becoming dangerous, while wildlife scientists warn Baffin Bay population has been over-hunted for years, causing population to plunge from 2,100 in 1997 to estimated 1,500 in 2008.
Notes:

Nunatsiaq News. Vol. 36(12) :1, 4 (2008).

Keywords: 502.743 -- Conservation, animal species.
574.36 -- Biomass and energetics of populations.
639.1 -- Hunting, shooting and trapping.
H6 -- Zoology: mammals.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*62) -- Canadian Arctic waters.
(*624) -- Baffin Bay and Davis Strait.
SPRI record no.: 183827

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