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International Year of the Rhino Inaugurated by Indonesia : TreeHugger

International Year of the Rhino Inaugurated by Indonesia : TreeHugger | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
There are ambitions to bring illegal hunting and trade, especially the illegal trade of rhino horn, under control by ensuring that effective deterrents are in place and enforced. It is also hoped that measures that encourage a ...
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How Economic Theory Applies to Poaching - AllAfrica.com

How Economic Theory Applies to Poaching - AllAfrica.com | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
How Economic Theory Applies to PoachingAllAfrica.comWhilst ivory is used primarily for decorative purposes, the market dynamics of rhino horn are critically different.
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Honduras burns illegal shark fins, follows Palau as shark sanctuary ...

Its time all nations adopted laws against shark finning, and more countries establish Shark Sanctuaries to help shark populations recover and restore balance to ocean ecosystems. Shark fins burned as Honduran president ...
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The hunted: Rhinos in Assam are not as safe as they should be - Tehelka

TehelkaThe hunted: Rhinos in Assam are not as safe as they should beTehelkaThe rhino was shot with bullets from an AK-47 at wee hours in the morning. Its horn was missing and post mortem report said two bullets were lodged inside its carcass.
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Author Ruth Harris & Have You Heard About Zuri? | booksbylyncote ...

Author Ruth Harris & Have You Heard About Zuri? | booksbylyncote ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Or that rhino horn—it's actually keratin, the same material found in feathers and nails—is considered a miracle medicine in Asia, and is, in fact, of zero medical value? The price of rhino horn, driven by booming Asian ...
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Local Skydiving Granny Says Recent Video Doesn't Scare Her - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Local Skydiving Granny Says Recent Video Doesn't Scare Her - KRIS Corpus Christi News | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Local Skydiving Granny Says Recent Video Doesn't Scare HerKRIS Corpus Christi NewsJason Towns, owner of Skydive South Texas, said he was shocked when he saw the video. During his 15 years sky diving he says he's never seen anything like it.
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Otto's Adventure: RHINO HORN IS OFF THE MENU FOREVER!

Otto's Adventure: RHINO HORN IS OFF THE MENU FOREVER! | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Rhino Horn off the Menu - Forever! FOLLOW UP LETTER to TREVOR SALMON, CITES RHINO WORKING GROUP. Dear Mr. Salmon,. PROPOSAL WITH REGARD TO CERATOTHERIUM SIMUM SIMUM. Further to our ...
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Govt, rhino owners to meet on poaching - SouthAfrica.info

Govt, rhino owners to meet on poaching - SouthAfrica.info | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
... of the rhinos in the country. Other areas of concern, including trade, rhino horn stockpile management, awareness campaigns, international engagements and population management, will be considered in this process.
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Stop South Africa From Legalizing Rhino Horn Trade - ForceChange

Stop South Africa From Legalizing Rhino Horn Trade - ForceChange | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Poachers target endangered South African rhinos for their horns, which they sell for up to $500,000 a piece on the Asian illegal market. Now, South African government is throwing around the idea of legalizing rhino horn trade.
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Rhino poaching report prompts man to donate month's salary - msnbc.com (blog)

Rhino poaching report prompts man to donate month's salary - msnbc.com (blog) | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Rhino poaching report prompts man to donate month's salarymsnbc.com (blog)Correspondent Harry Smith's reporting about the epidemic of illegal rhino poaching in South Africa appears to have inspired a California businessman to donate his entire month's...
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Ian Michler’s diary: the rhino crisis | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog

Ian Michler’s diary: the rhino crisis  |  Africa Geographic Magazine Blog | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The rhino crisis : Legalising horn trade is not a solution Almost 950 rhinos have been killed illegally in South Africa since January 2010. It’s an alarming statistic, and it ...
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Rhino horn thieves steal fakes from Birchington museum - News - Kent News

Rhino horn thieves steal fakes from Birchington museum - News - Kent News | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Staff had replaced valuable rhino horns with replicas (Rhino horn thieves steal fakes from Birchington museum: Staff had replaced valuable rhino horns with replicas http://t.co/wDf8zrMs #Kent...)...
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Rhinos on Death Row? (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post

Rhinos on Death Row? (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Rhinos on Death Row? (PHOTOS)Huffington PostThirty minutes later he found himself confronted with an animal, hardly recognizable as a rhino. His profile was completely changed by the absence of those iconic horns.
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Rhino Horns and Abalone Seized At Maputo Airport - AllAfrica.com

Rhino Horns and Abalone Seized At Maputo Airport - AllAfrica.com | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Rhino Horns and Abalone Seized At Maputo AirportAllAfrica.comMaputo — Mozambican customs officers at Maputo International Airport on Wednesday arrested a Vietnamese national in possession of seven rhino horns.
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Shark Fin Soup Still on the Menu in Central Saanich | Saanich Voice ...

Shark Fin Soup Still on the Menu in Central Saanich | Saanich Voice ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The practice of shark finning is violent and wasteful-where sharks are caught for the sole purpose of slicing off their fin. After the fin has been harvested, their bleeding carcass is thrown back into the ocean, in many cases still ...
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Rare Rhinoceros Horn Cup Graces Asian Sale - AsianWeek

Rare Rhinoceros Horn Cup Graces Asian Sale - AsianWeek | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
AsianWeekRare Rhinoceros Horn Cup Graces Asian SaleAsianWeekLot 8096 is a carved rhinoceros horn 'lotus' libation cup, a jewel in the crown of the Fine Asian Works of Art Auction to be held on June 17, 2012 ($40000-60000).
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SUCCESS: Petition Letter to Stop Trade in Rhino Horn Reaches CITES | What's Happening to Africa's Rhino?

SUCCESS: Petition Letter to Stop Trade in Rhino Horn Reaches CITES | What's Happening to Africa's Rhino? | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Update #3 Schweizerische Post has confirmed that the CITES Secretariat has signed for the registered letter containing the signed petition to call an emergency meeting to end horn trade. We thank you very much.
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An open letter concerning the unsustainability of shark finning ...

An open letter concerning the unsustainability of shark finning ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The shark fin trade, as it currently stands, is NOT sustainable. Peer-reviewed scientific research has shown that the fins of tens of millions of sharks passed through the shark fin trade in 2000. Since then there has been no ...
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Rhinos in Crisis – and Why the Market Won't Save Them « What will ...

Rhinos in Crisis – and Why the Market Won't Save Them « What will ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The world's rhinos are in crisis. Demand for rhino horn in the Far East has escalated in recent years to the point that a kilo of powdered horn is now reported to be selling for as much as US$65000 on the black markets in ...
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Mozambique customs arrest rhino horn smuggler | The Raw Story

Mozambique customs arrest rhino horn smuggler | The Raw Story | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Mozambican police have arrested a Vietnamese man at the main airport in Maputo as he tried to smuggle rhino horns out of the country, a spokesman said Thursday. The man was arrested on Wednesday as he was about to ...
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South Africa: 227 Rhinos Killed in 148 Days | Rhino Horn is NOT Medicine

South Africa: 227 Rhinos Killed in 148 Days | Rhino Horn is NOT Medicine | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The 2012 rhino death toll in South Africa continues to soar, as the latest figures released by the country's Department of Environmental Affairs show that at least 227 of the pachyderms have been massacred.
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Video: Stuntman survives first-ever 2400-foot skydive without ...

Video: Stuntman survives first-ever 2400-foot skydive without ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Looked like a rough landing but couldn't actually see it. Gary Connery, a 42-year old stuntman, has become the first man to jump 2400 feet (731 meters) and land safely — without the use of a parachute.
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Positive steps - Independent Online

Positive steps - Independent Online | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Independent OnlinePositive stepsIndependent OnlinePicture: Put Foot Rally 2011 It is hoped that enough money will be raised to sponsor two anti-poaching rhino units for Project Rhino and 600 pairs of shoes for the Put Foot Foundation.
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Clever strategy to protect rhino

A RHINO protection agency is offering to treat any rhinos for free with their radical anti-poaching method which destroys the economic value of the horn. (Can this work?
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WWF Statement on Senate Hearing on African Poaching Crisis - Seattle Post Intelligencer

WWF Statement on Senate Hearing on African Poaching Crisis - Seattle Post Intelligencer | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
WWF Statement on Senate Hearing on African Poaching CrisisSeattle Post IntelligencerWitnesses, including renowned elephant expert, Iain Douglas-Hamilton, and John Scanlon, Secretary-General of CITES, testified to the clear links between the surging...
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