We’re sadly entering a new age of animal extinction, this one part of the epoch called the Anthropocene, which is primarily caused by us – humans.
As we grapple with the huge issues of climate change and resource scarcity, we also are starting to lose animal species at an alarming rate.
Researched and designed by Braća Burazeri, Duck Knees, and NeoMam Studios, this beautiful illustrated collection shows which species is most endangered in each of the USA’s 50 states. It’s an exhaustive and also tragic list, with animals ranging from the smallest mouse, to the biggest whale. Each lovingly illustrated animal is accompanied by an informative blurb about their habitat, and their remaining numbers. Via Behance:
[…] the intent behind it. Considered a World Wildlife Fund Ambassador, helping to educate people about endangered species, even through surrealist work. Each of his posts come with a description of the animals featured, […]
Agreed, great idea!
Quite a project and so beautifully done. I think the USPS should purchase the rights to issue stamps of these endangered animals.