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19.04.2015

Scientific article from the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources receives overwhelming international attention

A scientific article on arctic marine mammals - published in the recognized scientific magazine... Read more

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19.04.2015

Huge data gaps cloud fate of Arctic mammals

A first-ever effort to gauge the ecological status of all 11 species of marine mammals living in... Read more

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06.09.2013

Climate change and hunting affect on polar bears in Greenland

In Greenland, polar bear are affected by both hunting and climate change. In recent years it has... Read more

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16.12.2011

Hunters obliged to collect samples from polar bears

After January 1. all hunters in Greenland are obliged by decision of the Minister for Fisheries,... Read more

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20.01.2011

New book about polar bears and Inuit hunter’s knowledge in Northwest Greenland

The results of an interview survey made by the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources on the...

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23.02.2010

Request from GINR: Do not shoot polar bears wearing satellite transmitters

A polar bear wearing a satellite transmitter was shot in Upernavik in February. The polar bear was... Read more

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03.07.2009

15th Meeting of the IUCN/SSC Polar Bear Specialist Group

The 15th meeting of the IUCN Polar Bear Specialist Group (PBSG), hosted by the Greenland Institute... Read more

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29.06.2009

Status of polar bears to be evaluated

Polar bear experts from all over the world have been invited by Greenland to meet at the Greenland... Read more

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