Greeting Cards

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6502
$2.50

Western blue flag (Iris Missouriensis) is Alberta's only indigenous iris species. Some First Nations peoples have traditionally used its roots as a treatment for toothaches and its roasted seeds have been used as a coffee substitute.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6503
$2.50

The American goldfinch (Carduelis tristis) is a common sight at backyard birdfeeders. Before storms, the birds will feed in a frenzied manner, to increase energy before and during the storm. This behaviour may increase the American's goldfinch's chance of survival under adverse conditions.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6505
$2.50

Porcupines (Erethizon dorsatum) are famous for their 30,000 barbed quills, which they use as their primary defense mechanism. Found all across Canada, these slow moving rodents are often killed on highways as they are attracted to the salt that is used on roads during winter.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6506
$2.50

The scarlet tanager (Piranga olivacea) is the most brightly coloured of all North American songbirds. Found in he eastern provinces of Canada, they breed in large forested areas, preferring oak trees. Habitat fragmentation has resulted in a decline of their population in many areas.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6507
$2.50

Tonquin Valley, Jasper National Park, in Alberta, is home to a critically endangered woodland caribou herds. Parks Canada has approved site guidelines for nearby Marmot Basin resort expansion in important caribou habitat.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6508
$2.50

A breeding adult pine grosbeck (Pinicola enucleator) develops pouches in the floor of its mouth for carrying food to its young. These large and unwary finches can be found in the boreal forests of Canada where they feed on seeds, fruits, buds and some insects.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6509
$2.50

The white fawn lily (Erythronium oregonum) is named for its mottled leaves, resembling that of a baby deer. These lilies can be found in Garry Oak ecosystems of Vancouver Island, BC which are under threat from invasive species, urban sprawl and other development.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6510
$2.50

Mount Seymour Provincial Park is one of Metro Vancouver's best recreational parks and is famed for its giant, tall Douglas fir trees and ancient yellow cedars. Skiing, snowshoeing, hiking and mountain bike riding are all popular throughout the park's extensive trail system.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6511
$2.50

Boreal owls (Aegolius funereus) are found in older boreal forest throughout Canada. Female owls are much larger than males and use abandoned pileated woodpecker hollows for nesting. The boreal owl's ears can hear in three dimensions, allowing them to pinpoint a mouse's location under the snow.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

SKU:
6512
$2.50

The largest of all herons in Canada, the great blue heron (Ardea herodias) is found in wetlands across Canada, where they are often seen standing perfectly still in shallow water while hunting for fish, insects and reptiles. Herons need undisturbed marshes and forests to feed and nest.

The greeting card is blank inside; printed with vegetable-based inks on recycled paper, measures 5” x 7” and comes with a 100% recycled envelope.

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