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Polar bears and sea ice

Updated Tuesday 8th January 2013

In this extended interview, find out about the relationship polar bears have with sea ice.

The polar bears in Swalbard, an Arctic archipelago that is a part of Norway, use and rely on the sea ice there to hunt and mate.

Jon Aars of the Norwegian Polar Institute explains all to Saving Species' Brett Westwood.

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