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Express, April 13, 2014
▶  TRAGIC REALITY EXPOSED:  RHINOS WILL BE EXTINCT BY YEAR 2020 IF LEVELS OF POACHING CONTINUE http://www.express.co.uk/news/nature/470119/Tragic-reality-exposed-Rhinos-will-be-extinct-by-year-2020

 

 The Dodo, April 18, 2014
▶  VICTORY:  SOUTH AFRICA, MOZAMBIQUE SGN LANDMARK DEAL TO SAVE RHINOS https://www.thedodo.com/victory-south-africa-mozambiqu-515789126.html

 

 

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                                             RHINOS IN CRISIS:

POACHING AND ILLEGAL TRADE TAKING SPECIES TO BRING OF EXTINCTION http://sco.lt/6LYM3V

 

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                                                    WATCH

                     "THE LAST RHINO"  Free Documentary Online

                           http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/last-rhino/

 

Yale Environment 360:

▶  THE SLAUGHTER OF SOUTH AFRICAN RHINOS IS BEING ORCHESTRATED BY BRAZEN, HIGHLY ORGANIZED GANGS THAT SMUGGLE THEIR HORNS TO ASIA http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2012/nov/27/dirty-war-africas-rhinos

 

Smithsonian Magazine, February 27, 2014
▶  HERE'S WHAT MIGHT HAPPEN TO LOCAL ECOSYSTEMS IF ALL THE RHINO DISAPPEAR http://www.smithsonianmag.com/articles/heres-what-might-happen-local-ecosystems-if-all-rhinos-disappear-180949896/?no-ist

 

▶  ELEPHANTS AND RHINOS ACT AS GARDENERS OF FORESTS - VITAL TO FOREST REGENERATION  http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/1770729556/elephants-and-rhinos-act-as-gardeners-of-forests-vital-to-forest-regeneration

 

HuffPost Green, February 27, 2014
▶   KENYA SEES TERRIBLE RISE IN RHINO POACHING http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02/27/rhino-poaching-kenya-2013_n_4868665.html?utm_hp_ref=green

 

 Quartz, January 17, 2014
▶   IN 2013, POACHERS SLAUGHTERED MORE RHINOS THAN EVER IN RECORDED HISTORY http://qz.com/168186/in-2013-poachers-slaughtered-more-rhinos-than-ever-in-recorded-history/

 

                                                      VIDEO:

                                     RHINOS UNDER THREAT

http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/2025452940/video-rhinos-under-threat

 

 

▶  THE ANIMAL NOBODY WANT TO KEEP http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3285098855/the-animal-nobody-wants-to-keep

 

▶  RHINO POACHING: MORE RHINOS ARE DYING THAN ARE BEING BORN - Toronto Star http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/1676297265/rhino-poaching-more-rhinos-are-dying-than-are-being-born-toronto-star

 

Traffic.org, Jan 10, 2013:

▶  RHINO POACHING REACHES NEW HIGH IN CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA  Poaching statistics released today by the South African government reveal that a record 668 rhinos were killed across the country in 2012, an increase of nearly 50 per cent from the 448 rhinos lost to poachers in 2011
http://www.traffic.org/home/2013/1/10/rhino-poaching-toll-reaches-new-high.html/

 

▶  NOT JUST AFRICA RHINO UNDER PRESSURE - INDIA BATTLING ORGANISED CRIMINAL HORN POACHERS  www.fresnobee.com/2013/01/09/3128028_indian-park-battles-poachers-targeting.html

 

Independent, December 31, 2012

▶  RHINO POACHING PEAKS ACROSS AFRICA AS DEMAND FOR HORNS SOARS http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/nature/rhino-poachingpeaks-across-africa-as-demand-for-horns-soars-8434200.html

 

Scientific American

▶  DYING RHINO LEADS CALF TO SAFETY Dying rhino leads calf to safety in final act of motherly love as game reserve poachers go on four-day kiling spree. Stop Burning Rain Forests for Palm Oil: http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3644472714/stop-burning-rain-forests-for-palm-oil-scientific-american

 

May 12, 2012

▶  A BLOOD BATH FOR RHINOS: Vietnam 'cancer-cure' horn habit wiping out world rhinos http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/1739177977/a-blood-bath-for-rhinos-vietnam-cancer-cure-horn-habit-wiping-out-world-rhinos

 

▶  THE ONSLAUGHT CONTINUES: SEVEN MORE RHINOS SLAUGHTERED IN SOUTH AFRICA  http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3455454038/the-onslaught-continues-seven-rhinos-slaughtered-in-south-africa

 

Pulse.me, Nov. 28, 2012:

▶  RHINO KILLINGS FOR HORNS RAPIDLY RISE IN SOUTH AFRICA  http://www.pulse.me/ap/410de5e9751f407dabdfef27cbf99de5?utm_medium=referral&utm_source=pulsenews

 

▶  ANOTHER DEADLY YEAR FOR RHINOS http://www.allaboutwildlife.com/african-widlife/another-deadly-year-for-rhinos/7942

 

▶  HILLARY CLINTON SPEAKS OUT ON CRIMINAL WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3311486770/hillary-clinton-speaks-out-on-criminal-wildlife-trafficking

 

▶  DRONES COULD SOON BE HELPING PROTECT RHINOS, TIGER AND ELEPHANTS IN AFRICA AND ASIA http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3645438876/drones-could-soon-be-helping-protect-rhinos-tigers-and-elephants-in-africa-and-asia

 

▶  WHAT'S HAPPENING TO AFRICA'S RHINO?  via Wildlife Margrit ScoopIt http://ow.ly/ibXT9

 

 

 

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