Daily Archives: December 8, 2010

Arctic seals listed as threatened by climate change; polar bears get critical habitat designation

The Obama Administration cited habitat disruption primarily due to climate change as the reason for its proposed listing of six subspecies of Arctic seals as ‘threatened’ under the Endangered Species Act.  The seals would be the first species since the … Continue reading

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