Category: Javan Rhinos

08.30.2018

Rhino Protection Units in Indonesia Celebrate their 23rd Anniversary

by Sectionov, IRF Indonesia Coordinator Twenty-three years ago today, Rhino Protection Units (RPUs) began protecting Indonesia’s two most critically endangered…View Full Release »

07.20.2018

The International Rhino Keeper Association: Rhino Keepers Saving Rhinos

There are many tricks of the trade when it comes to zookeeping, but unlike many fields where this info might…View Full Release »

05.18.2018

What it Means to be Critically Endangered

Of the five living rhino species, three – the black, Sumatran and Javan rhinos – are classified as Critically Endangered…View Full Release »

04.27.2018

Life and Death in Ujung Kulon National Park – Javan Rhino News

On the morning of Monday, 23 April, a ranger team from Ujung Kulon National Park discovered the carcass of a…View Full Release »

04.11.2018

25 Things You Might Not Know About Rhinos

The word rhinoceros is a combination of two Greek words – rhino (nose) and ceros (horn). There are five living…View Full Release »

12.05.2017

Helping the Javan Rhino Population to Grow

Ujung Kulon National Park in Indonesia is home to the only surviving population of the Critically Endangered Javan rhino left…View Full Release »

01.02.2017

The New Rhino Protection Units are Ready for Work in 2017

After a rigorous interview process and intense training, the new RPU teams are ready to start patrolling Bukit Barisan Selatan…View Full Release »

12.27.2016

A Few of our Favorite Things

© Gaschwald | Dreamstime.com For all of us, there is no greater joy than watching a rhino calf romp and…View Full Release »

12.07.2016

Young Rhinos, Young Donors – Hope for the Future

Javan rhino calves offer new hope. They may be small, but their will to survive and thrive is mighty. Under…View Full Release »

10.07.2016

YABI Celebrates World Rhino Day 2016 at Ujung Kulon National Park

Written by Hanif Muhammad, IRF Indonesia Liaison On September 22, 2016, Yayasan Badak Indonesia (YABI or the Rhino Foundation of…View Full Release »