Picture E-book Showcases the 8 Remaining Bear Species on Earth



The fundraising picture guide sequence “Remembering Wildlife” has launched a brand new guide that options images of the eight remaining species of bears discovered within the wild and is gathering funds to guard them.

Remembering Wildlife group has launched a number of charity picture books that spotlight endangered species and act to boost funds for the safety of the animals featured with the assistance of well-known supporters and proficient photographers world wide.

The earlier guide, “Remembering African Wild Canines,” was launched on November 6, 2021. The marketing campaign aimed to boost consciousness in regards to the endangered African wild canine as solely 6,600 of them are left as a result of lack of habitat, battle with people and different predators, and different elements.

Highlighting the Eight Remaining Species of Bears

At present, the group has unveiled its newest Kickstarter crowdfunding marketing campaign to boost cash to provide the seventh guide within the assortment, “Remembering Bears.” If the mission reaches its funding aim, the picture guide shall be revealed in October 2022 and all income will go to tasks that work to make sure the way forward for bears within the wild.

Bear fundraising book

There are eight remaining species of bears on Earth: American black bears, Andean bears, Asiatic black bears, brown bears, big pandas, polar bears, sloth bears, and solar bears, all of that are featured within the guide. The Worldwide Union for Conservation and Nature lists six of the bears as weak or endangered resulting from local weather change, human-wildlife battle, and different pressures.

Picture by Tim Laman
Bear fundraising book
Picture by Fredrik Granath
Bear fundraising book
Picture by Pete Oxford
Bear fundraising book
Picture by Andrew Parkinson

Like within the earlier books, photographs are donated by many contributing wildlife photographers, together with Marsel van Oosten, Artwork Wolfe, Frans Lanting, Greg du Toit, and Daisy Gilardini. This yr’s cowl picture was taken by Morten Jørgensen, who has additionally written a guide about polar bear conservation.

Bear fundraising book
Picture by Amy Gulick
Picture by Vladimir Cech Jr.
Picture by Marsel van Oosten
Picture by Tin Man Lee

“For over two years, the impression of COVID-19 has affected the entire world, and conservation tasks have been significantly exhausting hit, each as a result of many depend on vacationer {dollars} to do their beneficial work and the truth that donations from folks or corporations world wide have slowed down,” says founder Margot Raggett.

“Because of this organizations similar to Remembering Wildlife have to step up and plug the gaps.”

Picture by Andy Skinner
Picture by Suzi Estzerhas

The Kickstarter marketing campaign should elevate a minimal of £20,000 ($26,281) to make sure the guide shall be revealed. The crowdfunding marketing campaign will run till Might 1, 2022.

Extra details about Remembering Wildlife and the group’s previous images books may be discovered on its web site.

Picture credit: All images individually credited and offered courtesy of Remembering Wildlife.