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"Biopsy darting" Baffin Bay polar bears

A major survey of polar bears on Baffin Bay in Nunavut is underway – researchers hope to provide some answers as to how many bears can be sustainably hunted by Inuit in the region.

A major survey of polar bears on Baffin Bay in Nunavut is underway – researchers hope to provide some answers as to how many bears can be sustainably hunted by Inuit in the region.

All photos are by Paul Tukker/CBC.