04 Jan '12, 7pm

Camera traps snap 35 Javan rhinos, including calves

'Christmas miracle' for endangered rhinos (12/24/2011) Conservationists and wildlife officials in the Malaysian state of Sabah airlifted a young female Sumatran Rhinoceros — one of the world's most endangered animals — to an area of forest where she would encounter a potential partner, reports the Sabah Wildlife Department and Borneo Rhino Alliance. Sumatran Rhinoceros populations are so low, some individuals live in areas where they have no hope of ever finding another rhino. A final farewell: the Western Black Rhino goes extinct (11/12/2011) The western black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis longipes ) roams the woodlands of Africa no more. The rhino, one of four sub-species of black rhino, was declared extinct this week by the IUCN, five years after the last extensive survey of its habitat in Cameroon. The rhino becomes the second declared extinct this year. All rhinos are ...

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Camera traps capture 35 rhino in Indonesian park

Camera traps capture 35 rhino in Indonesian park

straitstimes.com 29 Dec '11, 2pm

In this undated image released by Ujung Kulon National Park, an adult male Javan rhino is caught by a video trap at Ujung ...

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