TITLE

WHITE BEARS, BLACK OIL

AUTHOR(S)
McNally, Robert Aquinas
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
E: The Environmental Magazine;Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on studies of polar bears in North America. Cause of the declining physical condition of bears; Threat of oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
ACCESSION #
5343949

 

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