Menaces sur la faune /
Informative Cards


- Only available in French language -

Since the era of industrialization, the human being threatens the fragile equilibrium of ecosystems and harms the survival of species. This collection illustrates the main human activities which, without a drastic intervention, may have serious consequences for nature.

This package contains 13 small cards:

The intensive use of fossil fuels
The exotic pet market
The introduction of invasive species
The pharmacopoeia
The wild meat hunt
Massive logging
The expansion of cities
The travel souvenirs market
Trade in clothing and accessories
The discharge of pollutants into the water
The use of herbicides and insecticides
Armed conflicts
Ocean acidification

Texts: Patrick Paré
Illustrations: Patrick Doyon
Partners: The Granby Zoo (www.zoodegranby.com) and the Quebec Ministry of Economy, Science and Innovation


Each sheet has a size of 6.3 cm x 8.9 cm (2.5 in x 3.5 in) and the complete package is 0.5 cm (0.25 in) thick


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