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“Crockett” the first Southern Black Rhino born in a private breeding facility in North America

“Crockett” is the first southern black rhino born at a private breeding facility in North America since IRF launched the Southern Black Rhino Sustainability program in 2012. The program involves well-coordinated breeding efforts between North American, South American and Australian institutions, the pairings designed to establish a viable, managed population that could eventually provide animals…

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Representatives of the Save Our Species (SOS) Fund recently visited Rhino Protection Units (RPUs) in Indonesia.

Representatives of the Save Our Species (SOS) Fund recently visited Rhino Protection Units (RPUs) in Indonesia. SOS is a collaborative effort of IUCN-The World Conservation Union, the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) and the World Bank. SOS grants to IRF currently support RPU patrols and surveys of Sumatran rhinos in Bukit Barisan Selatan and Way Kambas…