• ‘Raise the Roof' for Rhinos - 1st Kunene Rhino Awards

    6 days ago - By Minnesota Zoo

    In 2009, the Minnesota Zoo joined forces with Save the Rhino Trust in Namibia to help protect critically endangered black rhinoceros. This specific population of black rhinos located in the arid, rugged north-west of Namibia are unique in that they are one of the last truly wild rhino populations and the largest to persist outside of formally protected areas in the world. Most recently, our work has focused on supporting teams of local ‘Rhino Rangers' to conduct rhino monitoring patrols. We are proud to share that our efforts have helped sustain our “ zero poaching ” streak in north-west...
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