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Plan Launched to Reintroduce Scimitar Horned Oryx Back Into the Wild

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, Scimitar horned oryx, reintroduction, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2395 days ago -
At some unrecorded time towards the end of the 20th Century the scimitar-horned became extinct in the wild. North of the Sahara its fate had been sealed many centuries ago. Even to the south, in its mainstream Sahelian grassland habitats,

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Rajee Seetharam (138)
Friday April 2, 2010, 6:38 pm
One more beautiful picture and write up! Noted with thanks Cher. I wish the scimitar-horned oryx the very best for a wonderful, long, productive life in the wild.

Bette M. (91)
Friday April 2, 2010, 6:43 pm
Because of human over population which in turn has caused
global warming these Oyx and far too many animals are at
risk for their very survival..........

Man has got to stop his insane reproducing.
The animals, these Oyx need a chance at survival!!

Rajee......I agree!!

Plant & protect trees for life......................

Jacqueline B. (47)
Friday April 2, 2010, 8:38 pm
Thanks again, Cher. May the Scimitar horned oryx continue to live on!

gail dair (0)
Friday April 2, 2010, 11:57 pm
thanks Cher

Lynn M. (192)
Saturday April 3, 2010, 7:24 am
Thanks Cher!

Past Member (0)
Saturday April 3, 2010, 10:49 pm
Noted and sign !
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