The western black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis longipes) or West African black
rhinoceros is a subspecies of the black rhinoceros, declared extinct by the IUCN
Nov 13, 2013 ... How the Western Black Rhino Went Extinct. Oh what a difference a century
makes. At the beginning of the 20th century, an estimated one ...
WWF launched an international effort to save wildlife in 1961, rescuing black
rhinos—among many other species—from the brink of extinction. Conservation ...
Apr 15, 2015 ... In fact, from 2006, the journal Pachyderm publishing a study from Cameroon
called "Probable extinction of the western black rhino".
Nov 7, 2013 ... The latest review of animals and plants by the International Union for
Conservation of Nature found the Western Black Rhino, a relative of the ...
Mar 14, 2016 ... A pair of rare black rhinos, one with its horns removed as an anti-poaching
measure, graze in the bush in South Africa on Dec. 4, 2015.
Nov 10, 2011 ... Africa's western black rhino is now officially extinct according the latest review of
animals and plants by the world's largest conservation ...
Today, all five species of rhinos are perilously close to extinction. The rate of their
decline is truly astounding: in the decade of the 1970s alone, half the world's ...
Apr 15, 2015 ... With the Western black rhino extinct, conservationists are now focused on saving
the only five remaining members of the northern white rhino ...
Nov 2, 2014 ... Africa's Western black rhino was officially declared extinct in 2011, according to
the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN).