Archived news for 2013

PBSG responds to proposed change in Foxe Basin harvest level

Monday October 07 2013

Foxe Basin subpopulationThe Nunavut Wildlife Management Board proposed a change in TAH in Foxe Basin this summer and PBSG missed the hearing deadline, but makes its response public now.

Biographical summaries of members now published

Thursday March 21 2013

You can now learn a bit more about each member of the PBSG through a picture and a brief bio.

PBSG statement on proposed transfer of polar bear to CITES Appendix I

Tuesday February 26 2013

CITES logoThe PBSG agrees with the recommendation from IUCN that the polar bear should still be listed on Appendix II. Read more about why...