Archived news for 2012

PBSG members convene in Oslo October 24-27

Monday October 15 2012

PBSG members will meet for an extraordinary members-only meeting in Oslo Oct 24-27 to discuss the group's future.

PBSG gives input to circumpolar action plan

Sunday September 23 2012

As agreed on in Iqaluit in October 2011, PBSG has now given the group's input to some of the sections in the emerging circumpolar action plan.

PBSG critical of proposed catch increase in Western Hudson Bay

Tuesday August 07 2012

For the second year in a row, the PBSG has given its critical comments to an increase in the total allowable harvest in Western Hudson Bay, as proposed by Nunavut.

New book on polar bears from Andrew Derocher

Wednesday June 20 2012

Dr. Andrew Derocher releases his new book on polar bear biology and behavior.

Steve Amstrup wins the Indianapolis Prize

Wednesday June 20 2012

PBSG senior member, Dr. Steve Amstrup wins the 2012 Indianapolis Prize.