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AAZK’s Bowling for Rhinos program helps carbon offset through tree planting project By: Inov Sectionov (International Rhino Foundation Indonesia Program Coordinator) Established in 1967, the American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK) has always known its conservation-minded membership wanted to do more to save the wild counterparts of the animals they care for every day. The…
The spider flower (Cleome sp.), originally from the tropics of South America, is a popular landscape plant in Europe and North America. It is also an invasive species introduced to India’s Kaziranga National Park, where greater one-horned rhinos include it in their diet and spread it in their dung piles, which are known as middens.
Ear-notching is one of several different methods that trackers use to identify individual rhinos in Zimbabwe’s Lowveld region. In combination with wireless transmitters, numbered ID tags and distinct physical markings, these tools help biologists monitor the movements, interactions, health and safety of all individuals within key populations.
Happy Cinco de Rhino! During this one day, we’re trying to raise $10,000 for rhino conservation – and to get people around the world talking about the importance of protecting endangered rhinos and their habitats. Can you help? $5 will provide one day’s fuel for anti-poaching patrols protecting Sumatran rhinos in Way Kambas National Park.…
A rhino rubbing post, a stump worn down and polished to a smooth finish by years of use by rhinos after their mud baths.
Some training programs require staff to don full-body, protective suits when training dogs for rhino anti-poaching patrols.