Save our Rhino an...
Follow
Find
3.8K views | +0 today
Topics to open your eyes of the threat to our Rhino and the rest of our wildlife and what you can do to help....
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Boucher to replace cricket with rhinos - Independent Online

Boucher to replace cricket with rhinos - Independent Online | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineBoucher to replace cricket with rhinosIndependent OnlineCape Town - Retired Proteas wicketkeeper Mark Boucher is to direct his energy towards a project to save the country's rhino population from extinction.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

AK47s, Quack Medicine, and Heaps of Cash: The Gruesome Rhino Horn Trade ... - Mother Jones

AK47s, Quack Medicine, and Heaps of Cash: The Gruesome Rhino Horn Trade ... - Mother Jones | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Mother JonesAK47s, Quack Medicine, and Heaps of Cash: The Gruesome Rhino Horn Trade ...Mother JonesFor thousands of years, rhino horn has been prized as an elixir by practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

America's Shark Fin Soup is Appalling | Hi-Tech Centre

America's Shark Fin Soup is Appalling | Hi-Tech Centre | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
But if you eat shark fin soup, you could hasten the demise of animals facing a similar plight, because nearly a third of all shark species are in peril. I am a shark attack survivor, but I appreciate the importance of these predators ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Countries failing to protect endangered species from illegal trade ...

“It is time for Vietnam to face the fact that its illegal consumption of rhino horn is driving the widespread poaching of endangered rhinos in Africa, and that it must crack down on the illegal rhino horn trade,” said Elisabeth ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Orphaned rhino now thriving - Citizen

Orphaned rhino now thriving - Citizen | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Orphaned rhino now thrivingCitizenOfficially opened this week, the orphanage forms part of the Rhino Response Strategy National Rescue and Response Network and seeks to save the species from extinction.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

'Asia driving elephants, rhinos to extinction' – WWF | Exit Stage Right

'Asia driving elephants, rhinos to extinction' – WWF | Exit Stage Right | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The report traced the rhino horn trade back to South Africa, which it branded as the epicenter for rhino poaching with a record 448 killed in the country in 2011. The organization also raised concerns that this year could be ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

‘True Blood’ star producing anti-poaching documentary in Africa

‘True Blood’ star producing anti-poaching documentary in Africa | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Kristin Bauer van Straten, who portrays Pam on the show, is producing a documentary on the horrors of African poaching with her husband entitled “Out of Africa.” (RT @BauervanStraten: NPR picked up the story about my doc #OutForAfrica!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Women Skydivers From Russia Break A World Record - The Mary Sue

Women Skydivers From Russia Break A World Record - The Mary Sue | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Women Skydivers From Russia Break A World RecordThe Mary SueA group of skydiving lovers from Russia have just broken a world record. Yes, that is them in the formation you see above.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Rhino poaching syndicate on the prowl in S Cape - South African Broadcasting Corporation

Rhino poaching syndicate on the prowl in S Cape - South African Broadcasting Corporation | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
South African Broadcasting CorporationRhino poaching syndicate on the prowl in S CapeSouth African Broadcasting CorporationPolice in the Southern Cape believe that a rhino poaching syndicate might be at work in the region.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Call for rhino horn crisis talks - The Mercury | IOL.co.za

Call for rhino horn crisis talks - The Mercury | IOL.co.za | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Call for rhino horn crisis talks http://t.co/w2IbYort...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Prince William and Kate Middleton to Visit Sabah : Exploring The ...

Prince William and Kate Middleton to Visit Sabah : Exploring The ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
“There's a massive need for education on poaching … rhinos are very vulnerable animals and I think a lot of people don't realise what happens and how rhino horn, or ivory, ends up in a particular area,” he said.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

How to stop rhino horn trade: Convince people it's a bogus remedy - Asian Correspondent

How to stop rhino horn trade: Convince people it's a bogus remedy - Asian Correspondent | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
How to stop rhino horn trade: Convince people it's a bogus remedyAsian CorrespondentSouth African Rhino, pic: Jonathan Talbot, World Resources Institute.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Young scientists abuzz over rhino poaching - Independent Online

Young scientists abuzz over rhino poaching - Independent Online | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineYoung scientists abuzz over rhino poachingIndependent OnlineJohannesburg - An idea by two school girls to use honey bees to combat rhino poaching won them a young scientist regional competition, according to a report on Tuesday.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

The Untouchables: Asian wildlife traffickers - Businessweek

The Untouchables: Asian wildlife traffickers - Businessweek | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The Untouchables: Asian wildlife traffickersBusinessweekMost recently, a torrent of rhino horn and elephant tusks has poured through it from Africa, which suffers the greatest slaughter of these two endangered animals in decades.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

A fitting farewell: Marines honour fallen hero by scattering his ashes ... - Daily Mail

A fitting farewell: Marines honour fallen hero by scattering his ashes ... - Daily Mail | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Daily MailA fitting farewell: Marines honour fallen hero by scattering his ashes ...Daily MailA fitting farewell: Marines honour fallen hero by scattering his ashes thousands of feet above Arizona during skydive.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

The Saucy Mugwump: A rhino horn in every Chinese pot

The Saucy Mugwump: A rhino horn in every Chinese pot | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The middle-aged Chinese man told me in all seriousness that rhino horns and some other animal parts I have forgotten are essential for human health. He told me with wide eyes that rhino horn was much better than Viagra at ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Rhino poaching battle goes to Hong Kong - The New Age Online

Rhino poaching battle goes to Hong Kong - The New Age Online | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Spiegel OnlineRhino poaching battle goes to Hong KongThe New Age OnlineDepartment of Water and Environment Affairs officials and senior law enforcement officers armed with knowledge, not guns, are on a mission to improving co-operation between the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

The Last Rhinos: one man's fight for the future of Asia's behemoth - The National

The Last Rhinos: one man's fight for the future of Asia's behemoth - The National | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The NationalThe Last Rhinos: one man's fight for the future of Asia's behemothThe NationalThe reason: their failure to act against the booming black market Asian trade in rhino horns, which are erroneously believed to have medicinal value.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

The Horn Mafia: Africa Losing the Battle against Rhino Poachers | Biodiversity IS Life: Ecosystems, Wildlife, Rivers, Water, Forests

The Horn Mafia: Africa Losing the Battle against Rhino Poachers | Biodiversity IS Life: Ecosystems, Wildlife, Rivers, Water, Forests | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
As a growing number of endangered African rhinos are poached for their horns, officials and activists are scrambling for ways to halt the slaughter, is there hope?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

NYC antiques dealer pleads guilty to buying outlawed rhino horns - Washington Post (blog)

NYC antiques dealer pleads guilty to buying outlawed rhino horns - Washington Post (blog) | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
NYC antiques dealer pleads guilty to buying outlawed rhino hornsWashington Post (blog)NEW YORK — A New York City antiques dealer pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges he double-crossed wildlife protection authorities by first offering to help fight...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Cops pursue S.Cape rhino poachers - Eyewitness News

Cops pursue S.Cape rhino poachersEyewitness NewsCops pursue S.Cape rhino poachers. Southern Cape police said they were following up on leads, in hope of capturing a rhino poaching group.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Daredevil skydives from 29 kilometres above Earth - Calgary Sun

Daredevil skydives from 29 kilometres above Earth - Calgary Sun | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
News PakistanDaredevil skydives from 29 kilometres above EarthCalgary SunThis hand out photo shows a crane following the balloon with the capsule at the flight line during the second manned test flight for Red Bull Stratos in Roswell, New Mexico,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

'Grandma Skydiver' has jumped over 200 times! - WMBF

'Grandma Skydiver' has jumped over 200 times! - WMBF | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
'Grandma Skydiver' has jumped over 200 times!WMBF"Don't wait till you are 51. My only regret is that I didn't start doing this when I was much younger.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Skydiver Set for Record-Breaking Jump from Edge of Space - WFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM

Skydiver Set for Record-Breaking Jump from Edge of Space - WFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Skydiver Set for Record-Breaking Jump from Edge of SpaceWFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FMMost of us would never willingly step out of an airplane to skydive from 3000 feet. So you have to wonder why Felix Baumgartner does this.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Trevor TQ Harvey
Scoop.it!

Rhino horn, tiger claws recovered from hotel room, IBN Live News

Jorhat (Assam), Jul 24 (PTI) A rhino horn, tiger claws and teeth have been recovered from a hotel room in Jorhat district today, police said.
more...
No comment yet.