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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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Cal
- 813 days ago - news.mongabay.com
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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Jennifer C. (169)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 5:39 pm
Thanks.
 

pam w. (191)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 9:35 am
Good! Just don't tell anyone where they've been hidden!
 

Mandi T. (431)
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
Thanks
 

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

Darla Taylor (112)
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 (553)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 12:49 pm
Yea. This sounds very positive. Thank you.
 

Franshisca Dearmas (91)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 2:51 pm
Noted and signed. TY
 

Marliese B. (64)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 3:35 pm
Noted with pleasure!

Big thanks Cal for another great posting with amazing pictures of Kenya!
GREAT JOB OF LEWA
 

Marliese B. (64)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 3:37 pm
Shared on facebook!
 

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

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

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 (425)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 5:33 am
Pity they have told everyone about it.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 6:35 am
Keep it quiet!!
 

Dianne D. (462)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 1:05 pm
Hope they can keep them safe.
 

janet f. (31)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 9:24 pm
So what are they doing right that apparently no one else is?
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Tuesday October 9, 2012, 12:34 pm
Hope it works!
 

SANDRA ROCHA (146)
Wednesday October 10, 2012, 7:12 am
Noted with hope. Thank you Cal.
 

Svetlana B. (19)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 2:46 pm
Noted
 
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