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Javan Rhino Found Dead- But There’s Still Hope for the Species

Yesterday, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry in Indonesia announced the death of a Javan rhino in Ujung Kulon National Park….View Full Release »


Indonesia Tsunami Response: Update from the Field

UPDATE FROM UJUNG KULON NATIONAL PARK Communities around Ujung Kulon National Park (UKNP), home to the only surviving population of…View Full Release »


Javan Rhino Study & Conservation Area – Update

Written by Hanif Muhammad, IRF’s Indonesia Liaison For a little background, the Javan Rhino Study & Conservation Area (JRSCA –…View Full Release »


Part II: A Visit to Ujung Kulon National Park with IRF’s RPUs

Written by Bibhab Kumar Talukdar, IRF Asian Rhino Program Coordinator To read Part I, please click here. On May 5th, we…View Full Release »


A Visit to Ujung Kulon National Park with IRF’s Rhino Protection Units

Written by Bibhab Kumar Talukdar, IRF’s Asian Rhino Program Coordinator As part of my tasks as Asian Rhino Coordinator of IRF,…View Full Release »


Because of You…This Man Doesn’t Need to Poach to Feed his Family

Sorhim. Like many Indonesians, he has only one name. Sorhim has protected Javan rhinos since 1999. He grew up next…View Full Release »


Good News for Javan Rhinos

For decades, Javan rhino population estimates have hovered around 40-50 animals in Indonesia’s Ujung Kulon National Park – the species’…View Full Release »


Update from the Road: 2014 Bowling for Rhinos Trip

Two members of the American Association of Zookeepers (AAZK), Crystal Butler from the Oklahoma City Zoo and Kenton Kerns of…View Full Release »


Building habitat for Javan Rhinos in Indonesia

Indonesian biologists Inov and Yanto stand in a patch of new forest growth that is helping to increase habitat for…View Full Release »