+$In this webinar, Managing Director of WWF's Species Conservation Program,Sybille Klenzendorf博士+$, discusses the importance of+$polar bear conservation work+$and what WWF is doing to address threats to their population and habitat. Afterwards, listen to naturalist,+$Eric Rock+$discuss The+$travel experience in Churchill, Manitoba+$, aptly named the "Polar Bear Capital of the World."
+$If you're unable to listen through the whole webinar, use the webinar highlights we've put together below to listen in on the topics that most interest you.
+$WWF Manging Director, Species Conservation, Dr. Sybille Klenzendorf
+$3:06 Dr. Klenzendorf disccuses background issues related to polar bear conservation
+$5:45 What's a flagship species?
+$5:46 - 6:12 What is a polar bear?
+$6:29 - 8:20 Status of the polar bear
+$8:20 - 9:14 Primary threats to polar bears
+$9:15 - 10:18 Retreating Sea Ice
+$10:19 -10:55 Human-Bear Conflict
+$10:56 -11:23 How thin is the sea ice?
+$11:24 - 12:30 Conservation strategies based on their populations
+$12:31-13:22 WWF fills polar bear knowledge gaps
+$13:23 - 13:59 Radio colloared polar bears in Russia (Chuchki Sea)
+$14:00 - 15:00 Rapid oil & gas development. We are unprepared to clean up an oil spill in the Arctic should it happen
+$15:01 - 15:51 Research helps to determine shipping lanes through the Bering Strait
+$15:52 Human-bear Conflict
+$17:14 Northern Russia establishing community patrols
+$17:50 The Last Ice Area
+$18:33 Arctic Home Campaign with Coca-Cola
+$18:57 How you can help
+$Natural Habitat Adventures' Staff Naturalist, Eric Rock
+$21:15 Travel experiences with polar bears in Churchill, Manitoba, Canada
+$23:42 - 24:35 Historical importance of Churchill
+$30:37 - 31:10 Best season to view polar bears
+$31:10 - 31:58 What do polar bears do while waiting for sea ice to form?
+$31:50 Polar Bear Behavior
+$33:00 Local citizens take precautions to avoid human-bear conflict
+$34:25 What is a polar bear holding facility?
+$36:17 Hunting season for polar bears
+$36:18 The Arctic tundra and the species that call it home
+$39:00 Travel opportunities in Churchill
+$44:16+$Polar Bear Adventure Sweepstakes
+$Travel to see Polar Bears with WWF