27 Apr '11, 1pm

In the News: Rhinos in Nepal increase in number: Nepal's rhinos are on the increase, according to recently relea...

RELATED ARTICLES Rare rhinos endangered by loss of habitat September 18, 2008 10:33 AM Rare Nepal Rhinos Mysteriously Disappear January 4, 2007 12:00 AM Nepal Court Orders Protection for Threatened Rhino December 4, 2006 12:00 AM Rare rhino numbers in Nepal fall due to poachers June 1, 2008 09:59 AM Nepal's rhinos are on the increase, according to recently released data from a three-week National Rhino Census in Nepal by WWF. There are now 534 rhinos in Nepal, marking an increase of 99 rhinos from the 435 recorded in the last census in 2008. ADVERTISEMENT Conservationists recently spent 3 weeks riding elephants to count rhinos in the forests of Chitwan in southern Nepal and Bardia in the southwest. The surveys were a combined effort by the Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation of the Government of Nepal, WWF Nepal and the National Trust for Nature Conserva...

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worldwildlife.org 26 Apr '11, 5pm

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news.mongabay.com 27 Apr '11, 5am

(04/11/2011) Using genetic data and re-assessing physical evidence, scientists write that they have uncovered a new specie...