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Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, black rhinos, extinction, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 291 days ago - science.time.com
Other rhino species remain on the brink
African Rhino Subspecies Said to Be Extinct USATODAY.Com
Animals  (tags: extinct, Black Rhinos, Animal Cruelty )

Colleen
- 1006 days ago - usatoday.com
GENEVA (AP) - The Western Black Rhino of Africa has been declared officially extinct, and two other subspecies of rhinoceros are close to meeting the same fate, a leading conservation group said Thursday.
ACTION ALERT: Invest More Resources Towards Rhinoceros Conservation! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: black rhinos, extinction, tragedy, endangered, conservation, funding, survival, protection )

Simone
- 1021 days ago - forcechange.com
On November 11th, 2011, the subspecies western black rhinoceros, or west African black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis longipes), was classified as extinct.
Black Rhinos to Be Released in North Luangwa Valley
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, black rhinos, released, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher Away
- 1608 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Five magnificent black rhinos will be flown by Hercules aircraft from South Africa to the North Luangwa National Park in the final stage in a massive conservation effort, to re-establish a sustainable black rhino population in the Luangwa Valley.
East Africa Wildlife Authorities Hope to Move Rare Black Rhinos, Raise Number to 3,000 By 2039
Animals  (tags: animals, black rhinos, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1935 days ago - startribune.com
Kenya and Tanzania could relocate black rhinos to neighboring countries under a plan to increase the endangered species and boost tourism in the region, wildlife officials said Monday.
Fencing the Aberdares (15 Pictures)
Animals  (tags: animals, black rhinos, fencing, protection, environment, AnimalWelfare, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1935 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Twenty years ago, a group of Kenyan conservationists set out to protect the Aberdare's black rhino by erecting a fence to keep the animals in and the poachers out. But the scope of the project grew and today the fence encircles the entire mountain range.
Black Rhinos Killed By Dart Guns and Chinese Drugs, All For Their Horns
Animals  (tags: black rhinos, threatened, poisoned, brutally killed, slaughtered, chinese drugs, disappearing, extinction )

Simone
- 1965 days ago - treehugger.com
Considering all the social and economic upheaval in recent years in Zimbabwe, you may not be aware of the immense threat that black rhinos face there. Illegal poaching has gotten so serious that some rhinos there are under round-the-clock armed
Black Rhino
Animals  (tags: black rhinos, declining numbers, poaching, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher Away
- 1985 days ago - rhinos-irf.org
During the last century, the black rhino has suffered the most drastic decline in total numbers of all rhino species. Between 1970 and 1992, the population of this species decreased by 96%. In 1970, it was estimated that there were approximately 65,000
Zimbabwe's Rhinos Terrorised By Poachers
Animals  (tags: africa, wildanimals, wildlife, black rhinos, poachers, endangered, extinction, humans, protection, killing, slaughter )

Jacquelin
- 2231 days ago - theaustralian.news.com.au
THE game scouts looking for a black rhinoceros wounded by poachers in Zimbabwe's Save Valley Conservancy could hear her snoring but could not see her through the long grass. Eventually, by making a lot of noise, they forced the rhino to stand up and we
Zambia Receives Five Black Rhinos From Country
Animals  (tags: black rhinos, Africa, relocated, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, habitat, endangered, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 2286 days ago - allafrica.com
As part of a relocation agreement between South Africa, Namibia and Zambia, five black rhinos were flown to Zambia on Wednesday. Black rhinos are highly endangered and four of the five animals were selected from South Africa's flagship game reserve, the
Poachers Slay Rare Rhinos
Animals  (tags: black rhinos, rare, extinction, poacher, poachers )

Ben
- 2469 days ago - blogmyway.org
Poachers have killed all the breeding animals at a black rhino conservation project in Zimbabwe. Copyright (c) 2007 BBC
Zimbabwe: Suspected Soldiers Slaughter Endangered Black Rhinos
Animals  (tags: africa, wildanimals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, animalsuffering, death, killed, protection, endangered, extinction, black rhinos, soldierskilling, torture, sadness, wildanimals, AnimalCruelty )

Jacquelin
- 2482 days ago - allafrica.com
In a tragic incident that occurred last Wednesday night, a gang of poachers armed with AK 47 rifles and dressed in camouflage, shot and killed 3 black rhinos, one of the world's most endangered species. The slaughtered group included a pregnant female, tw
Africa: Country Gives Uganda Two Black Rhinos
Animals  (tags: Black rhinos, animals, endangered )

Linda
- 2574 days ago - allafrica.com
THE South African government has offered two black rhinos to help Uganda create its breeding population...The offer by the South African Government will help re-introduce the endangered species into the national parks.
Saving the Rhino
Animals  (tags: Black Rhinos, endangered, extinction )

Simone
- 2674 days ago - edmondsun.com
Thousands of rhinoceros roamed Kenya about a century ago. Today, the World Wildlife Federation and the Kenya Wildlife Service estimate the country's black rhino population at 539 animals. Amy Dee Stephens is impassioned to save the five species of
 

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