Wildlife Cards

SKU:
6477
$2.50

The polar bear (Ursus maritimus) has seen its habitat and food sources negatively impacted by the rapid rate of climate change now underway in the Arctic. The bears' main food source, ringed seals which live on the ice of Hudson Bay, are becoming less accessible due to a shorter ice season.

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:
6484
$2.50

Polar bears (Ursus maritimus) are so well adapted to their arctic environment that they have more problems with over-heating than with the cold. Threats to this iconic animal include climate change, industrial development, and the bioaccumulation of toxic contaminants in the food chain.

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:
6489
$2.50

The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos) has a distinctive shoulder hump, a muscle mass that powers digging. Normally moving with a slow shambling walk, they can reach speeds of up to 55 km/hr. Grizzly bears are threatened by loss of habitat, decraded fish streams and rivers, road construction, hunting and poaching.

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:
6490
$2.50

The bobcat (Lynx rufus) is a solitary, nocturnal cat that dens in rock crevices and hollow logs. They are named after their distinctive stumpy tail. Approximately twice the size of a house cat, they can live up to 25 years and travel extensively.

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:
6492
$2.50

Pink-tipped anemones (Anthopleura elegantissima) resemble plants, but are actually carnivorous animals; their tentacles have stinging structures that paralyse their prey. Their lifespan is unknown, but may be over a century.

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:
6499
$2.50

The American red squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) is one of the noisiest animals in the forest and is known for its incessant chattering. They spend the summer and fall gathering nuts as, unlike other squirrel species, they don't hibernate during the 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:
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:
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:
6513
$2.50

The monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) undergoes the most spectacular insect migration on earth. Monarchs lay their eggs only on milkweed, a plant that is both poisonous and very sensitive to chemical herbicides. Promoting pesticide-free farming, and protecting and planting milkweed will help preserve the monarch.

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:
6515
$2.50

Mountain caribou is a subspecies of the woodland caribou, one of the three types of caribou in Canada. Historically, about 10,000 mountain caribou existed in BC, however industrial logging of their habitat has reduced their number to only 1,900. Mountain caribou need old-growth rainforest valleys for their survival.

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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