20 September 2013, 04:03 | Laura Borner
Rhinos in Tanzania
Rhino in Tanzania
Tanzania is home to the Black or Hook-lip Rhino (Diceros bicornis). Today, in Tanzania as a whole the IUCN estimated 123 black rhino remain in the wild. FZS is currently working in partnership with TANAPA and other Tanzania authorities to increase the security in Serengeti National Park and across the country. Resource protection and monitoring of rhinos (and elephant) is of top priority.
The major threat continues to be poaching for rhino horn. We are convinced that with enough effort, patience, ingenuity, money and hope...