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KENYA: In Midst of Rhino Poaching Epidemic, Lewa Wildlife Conservancy Has Happy Problem: Too Many Black Rhinos

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The Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya has found itself with a unique, but happy, problem: they have so many black rhinos, which are considered Critically Endangered by the IUNC Red List, that they need to move some to stop rhino-fights.

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Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 5:39 pm

pam w. (138)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 9:35 am
Good! Just don't tell anyone where they've been hidden!

Mandi T. (441)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 10:00 am
Great story and photos TY Cal.
Great job LEWA! Keep it up.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 10:30 am

Daniel Partlow (189)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 11:07 am
Relocate them and start the species onto recovery!!

Darla Taylor (46)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 12:34 pm
Noted. This is fantastic news! I hope they can relocate some of the black rhinos and help other sanctuaries out as well. Lewa is doing a phenominal job. Thanks so much, Cal.

Christeen Anderson (647)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 12:49 pm
Yea. This sounds very positive. Thank you.

Franshisca Dearmas (89)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 2:51 pm
Noted and signed. TY

Marliese B. (67)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 3:35 pm
Noted with pleasure!

Big thanks Cal for another great posting with amazing pictures of Kenya!

Marliese B. (67)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 3:37 pm
Shared on facebook!

michelle l. (41)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 8:34 pm
Relocate them to a safe region

. (7)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 8:55 pm

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 9:33 pm
If they had more open land they would spread out on their own!

Jill Vickerman (423)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 5:33 am
Pity they have told everyone about it.

Ruth C. (263)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 6:35 am
Keep it quiet!!

Dianne D. (475)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 1:05 pm
Hope they can keep them safe.

janet f. (29)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 9:24 pm
So what are they doing right that apparently no one else is?

Sergio Padilla (63)
Tuesday October 9, 2012, 12:34 pm
Hope it works!

Wednesday October 10, 2012, 7:12 am
Noted with hope. Thank you Cal.

Svetlana B. (20)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 2:46 pm
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