Month: July 2015

Down South – What are Ontario Polar Bears Doing During the Summer?

When I first told people I was moving to Cochrane to work with polar bears, many thought that the town was located in wild polar bear territory. In fact, polar bears would never come this far south. As carnivores that survive by hunting seal on annual ice flows, most of Ontario just doesn’t meet those […]

Where is the bear?

Some big changes are coming to the Polar Bear Habitat, which means we can expect to see some changes in our polar bear Ganuk’s behavior too. Recently the Habitat has been approved for a grant that would allow us to accomplish two big goals: a new enclosure and renovations to our bear holding building! The […]