Where is this happening?• Poaching is happening around the world right now, mostly in the south eastern of Africa and other areas were there are the points on the map.
What is Poaching?Poaching is the illegal taking of wildlife,plants and animals.
Why is it bad?Poaching is bad because when people goover the legal limit of taking the wildlifethat plant and/or animal can goendangered or extinct.
Why Poach?• People Poach because they want money and they are very greedy, or they are very needy for money or items.
What happens to the animals that get poached?• There are 2269 endangered species in the USA!• If poaching continues there could be no more animals, or we can upset the predator and prey balance of life and nature.
Predator prey balance of nature• If there is a lot of prey there is less predators but when the predators start eating the prey the predators population go up and the preys’ populations goes down. That happens over and over…
How to stop poachingWe should have more DNR officers in the areas where poaching is the heaviest.