Polar bear as fake victim — take two.
CBC News reports,
A new polar bear conservation centre at the Assiniboine Park Zoo in Winnipeg puts the heat on Manitoba to do more about climate change, according to a polar bear biologist of 14 years.
“Climate is very abstract, I think, for most people,” Geoff York, a biologist with the World Wildlife Fund’s Global Arctic Program, told CBC News in Winnipeg on Monday.
“So if you can put a face to that — and in this case, the face of the polar bear, an animal that people care about, people in Manitoba especially … [it] might be just the thing needed to get that political will engaged again”…