Protection of the Greater One-Horned Rhino is a Great Conservation Success Story

The world has successfully brought the greater one-horned rhinoceros back from the brink of extinction and ensured it now has a stable and growing population of over 3,500 individuals. That is the topic of a recent Mongabay article telling the story of the rhino’s conservation in Nepal, which has involved everything from the deployment of 1,500 national troops […]

Jaldapara National Park is a Huge Success Story for Rhinos and Humans

With all of the dire news about the poaching of elephants and rhinoceros recently, it is easy to forget that there are also conservation success stories for some of these species. Mongabay just published a great article on Jaldapara National Park in West Bengal, India, which has led a highly successful effort to protect the […]

“Save the Rhino” Graffiti Art Arises in Ho Chi Minh City

Some beautiful rhino street art recently hit Ho Chi Minh City as part of a campaign to reduce’ Vietnamese consumption of rhino horn. You can read about it (and see some of the art pieces) here. The purpose of the art was to connect with ordinary people and tap into and support their love of wildlife — […]