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Human Influences on the Environment Index
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HUMAN INFLUENCES ON THE ENVIRONMENT
E. Hunting and Poaching
Hunting "trophies" as shown in a hallway of a manor house, France
E1: Shooting birds
E2: Confiscated paoched elephant tucks
E3: Fox hunters and their pack
E4: Hunters, USA
For each example given think about what part of the environment has been affected and why. For example, is the activity done to obtain energy, to improve transportation, to bring water to arid regions, to provide food or for other reasons?
Important note: The Open Door Team actively campaigns against the hunting and poaching of animals.
Mahatma Gandhi : "The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated."
The links to the left and below are to groups that work tirelessly to put an end to the meaningless slaughter of animals.
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