The Science of Endangered Feces

So what’s the poop on rhinos? The IRF aims to to share every detail of information that people might not know about rhinos. Not only do rhinos need our help, every aspect of their biology is fascinating. Including, pardon us – rhino poop. Rhinos are plant eaters. White and Greater one-horned rhinos are grazers that…

Meet the RPU Team Guarding Ratu and Protecting Sumatran Rhinos

Written by Hanif Muhammad – IRF Indonesia Liaison  The Sumatran Rhino Sanctuary (SRS) veterinarians weren’t the only ones preparing for Ratu’s second birth. A Rhino Protection Unit (RPU), usually working inside Way Kambas National Park, was stationed at the SRS to provide an extra layer of protection to the resident rhinos. The RPU began their special…

Operation: Stop Poaching Now Charging Ahead

  Last year, you and the entire IRF family generously supported Operation: STOP POACHING NOW. Together, we raised more than $225,000 to provide much-needed funding to high-priority anti-poaching projects in southern Africa. Here are just a few of the important investments you’ve made possible since then: SOUTH AFRICA Great Fish River Nature Reserve covers some…