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Latest in Tag: rhinos

Poachers target endangered animals in protected areas, study finds

Illegal wildlife trafficking is pushing elephants, rhinos and tigers to the brink of extinction. Endangered animals are poached even in the world’s most protected areas, says conservation group WWF.From the Galapagos Islands to the Serengeti National Park, UNESCO’s World Heritage sites are home to globally important populations of threatened and endangered animals. Almost a third …

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European zoos take drastic steps to protect rhinos

Zoos In Czech Republic and Belgium are sawing off their rhinos’ horns protect the animals, after poachers shot dead a white rhino in a French zoo. Other zoos may follow suit. But is this really the best solution?On March 7, poachers broke through security barriers at a French zoo and killed a male white rhino …

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