05 Oct '11, 6pm

Most well known of the living rhino species, the black rhino's front horn can be 2 ft or longer #SpeciesOfTheDay

Follow @world_wildlife on Twitter and don't miss a single day of species facts, photos, and more. About Species of the Day WWF and ARKive have partnered to launch Species of the Day to promote awareness of and to emphasize the importance of conserving the planet’s biodiversity. A different species will be featured each day, building environmental awareness through imagery. About WWF's Partnership with ARKive ARKive ’s mission is to promote the conservation of the world's threatened species, through the power of wildlife imagery. Given that WWF’s mission is the conservation of nature, including protecting endangered species; a partnership between the two organizations provides benefits to both as each spreads the word about conservation and endangered species. ARKive is an initiative of Wildscreen, a not-for-profit organization geared to promote the public understanding and...

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worldwildlife.org 06 Oct '11, 6pm

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The near threatened Pohle’s fruit bat belongs t...

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Two Florida Species Declared Extinct

biologicaldiversity.org 05 Oct '11, 5pm

For Immediate Release, October 5, 2011 Contact: Tierra Curry, (928) 522-3681 Two Florida Species Declared Extinct Endanger...

The most severely endangered marine turtle, the...

worldwildlife.org 08 Oct '11, 3pm

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The bristle-thighed curlew is a medium-sized sh...

worldwildlife.org 09 Oct '11, 4pm

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Florida loses two species to extinction ~ ~ #Ec...

news.mongabay.com 06 Oct '11, 7pm

Over 80 percent of rediscovered species still face extinction (08/18/2011) Imagine if your job was to locate extinct speci...

Discovery of this #SpeciesOfTheDay is considere...

worldwildlife.org 02 Oct '11, 6pm

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Do you know the 11 most threatened species of sea turtles? Click on the link to find out more.

Do you know the 11 most threatened species of s...

treehugger.com 03 Oct '11, 4pm

Given the massive numbers of olive ridleys that nest in a few places in India each year, it might seem hard to believe tha...

Wow!! - 30 Million Plastic Bags Collected by School Kids to Save a Species:

Wow!! - 30 Million Plastic Bags Collected by Sc...

treehugger.com 04 Oct '11, 3pm

Proyecto Tití is part of the Wildlife Conservation Network, and Executive Director Rosamira Guillén was present at the WCN...

The name of this #SpeciesOfTheDay means 'person...

worldwildlife.org 30 Sep '11, 5pm

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#SpeciesOfTheDay The small wings of the flightl...

worldwildlife.org 01 Oct '11, 5pm

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Rhino Crisis Round Up: ‘Groenewald Gang’ in Court, World Rhino Day Video & More

Rhino Crisis Round Up: ‘Groenewald Gang’ in Cou...

planetsave.com 30 Sep '11, 9pm

This morning, South Africa’s notorious “Groenewald gang” made another court appearance. Is progress being made in efforts ...

Did you know the lava cactus is smallest of the...

worldwildlife.org 17 Oct '11, 1pm

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Dogs Rescued from Shelters, Trained To Save Endangered Species

Dogs Rescued from Shelters, Trained To Save End...

treehugger.com 03 Oct '11, 5pm

Dogs have been used for conservation efforts for years now, and organizations are sprouting up to help promote and train d...