Tuesday, July 20, 2010


Recently I came across a story about Rhino poaching which really disgusted me. Inspired by my repulsion, I decided to look further into the practice. I also explored information on other endangered species. Here is some of what I found:

1. Poachers kill last female rhino in South African park for prized horn. [Guardian]
2. Orphaned rhino calf to get new home. [IOL]
3. Rhino poaching in South Africa set to double this year. [GreenFudge]
4. Illegal Chinese medicine trade fuels brutal rhino poaching. [GreenFudge]

5. Protecting the Future of Nature. [World Wildlife Fund]
6. Worldwide endangered species list. [EarthsEndangered.com]
7. Suit filed to protect endangered species in Arizona, New Mexico national forests. [Center for Biological Diversity]
8. Chinese medicine, ecology and endangered species. [GreenFudge]

9. Titi Monkeys — 18 of them — discovered under worn shirt in airport search . [The Epoch Times]
10. Petition seeks to have wolves howl across US. [Associated Press]
11. Feds to consider endangered status for whitebark. [San Jose Mercury News from AP]
12. Horton Plains Slender Loris pictured for first time. [Telegraph]

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