Mr. Terry Audla, President of Inuit TapiriitKanatami Inuit Knowledge and Science
ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᑕᐱᕇᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ Inuit TapiriitKanatami Inuit are United in Canada ᐃᓄᐃᑦ Inuit = People
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Myth: Polar bears are on the brink of extinction. Fact: The global polar bear population is at a high level of 20-25,000 animals. Myth: Melting sea ice is causing polar bears to starve and drown. Fact: Polar bears are marine mammals, well-adapted to life on the ice and in the water. Polar Bear Facts
The seal harvest is sustainable, humane and an important part of Inuit life.