Join us on a soul-stirring journey through the realm of the polar bear as we follow the experiences of Nat Hab guests, Expedition Leaders and a remarkable WWF scientist during a trip to Churchill, Manitoba—the Polar Bear Capital of the World. Learn how the power of conservation travel can help protect a threatened species like polar bears for generations to come.
Close Encounters with Churchill’s Polar Bears – A Conservation Travel Experience
In November 2013, a CNN news crew joined a Nat Habpolar bear photography trip in Churchill. Watch as they encounter their first polar bear on the tundra from one of our giant Polar Rovers. You’ll also hear interviews with Brad Josephs, NHA photography guide.
In recent years, polar bears have faced significant challenges as climate change has started to melt their sea ice home. In this polar bear video, Nat Hab founder and director Ben Bressler discusses the beauty and the plight of these majestic creatures.
Polar Bear Capital of the World: Churchill, Manitoba, Canada
Originally presented March 15, 2016
Make a virtual visit to Churchill, Manitoba, the Polar Bear Capital of the World, on a webinar guided by NHA Expedition Leader Colby Brokvist. Join expert naturalist Colby as he takes you into the polar bear's wild habitat.
Originally presented February 17, 2015
Travel to Manitoba with Nat Hab founder and president Ben Bressler as he presents "An Encounter with the Polar Bears of Churchill." This small town on the shores of Hudson Bay is the Polar Bear Capital of the World.
WEBINAR | An Encounter with the Polar Bears of Churchill