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Endangered Rhinoceros (Earth"s Endangered Animals, 3)

  • 120 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Crabtree Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zoology & animal sciences,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Rhinoceroses,
  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Animals - General,
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Endangered species

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8081799M
    ISBN 100778718522
    ISBN 109780778718529
    OCLC/WorldCa53822216


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Endangered Rhinoceros (Earth"s Endangered Animals, 3) Download PDF EPUB FB2

It’s a rare Sumatran rhino, the world’s smallest rhino and one of the most endangered mammals on the planet. Suddenly she spots a young female rhino through the tangle of ferns and trees.

The stocky animal is covered in reddish hair and her snout sports two stubby horns. Lawrence went to incredible lengths, even negotiating with rebels in the Congo in order to save the rhinoceros which is now an endangered species because of heavy poaching.

The indiscriminate killing of rhinos for their horns which are made into /5(). The Last Rhinos goes far beyond a story about rhinos. Lawrence Anthony, in his attempt to stop the northern white rhinos from going extinct, finds himself as an unlikely go-between trying to stop a war that has been raging in Africa for decades/5.

Endangered rhinoceros. [Bobbie Kalman] -- Discusses the five living types of rhinoceroses, their characteristics, and what is being done to keep them from becoming extinct. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. lulu is a rhinoceros looks like wicked cow year old picture book allison flom jason flom like a bulldog love this book diamond book fell in love great story thinks she is a rhinoceros rhinoceros who looks rhinoceros or lulu cute illustrations great book book distributors love with lulu children book/5().

Rhinoceros Success by Scott Alexander 4 star This book fits into your own choice on the bingo board. It's is a book that help you charge head on into any obstacles that may be in your way. You have to think like a rhino, be like a rhino, charge like a rhino in life and this concept is what is taught in this book/5.

Overall, the black rhino is considered to be critically endangered. Greater One-Horned Rhino These rhinos, which are also known as the Indian rhinoceros, can be identified by their single black horn and skin folds which give them an armour-plated appearance.

Used ∴ Rare ∴ Endangered Menu Skip to content Rhino Booksellers is a neighborhood bookstore committed to Nashville’s community of creative talent. We welcome all readers, musicians, artists, writers, filmmakers & photographers. 51 rows  Panthera tigris sondaica.

Critically Endangered. Critically Endangered. Western Lowland. Now all five species are endangered & mdash;with some on the brink of extinction. This book looks at: & Endangered Rhinoceros book the role of mega herbivores, such as rhinos, on Earth & bull; rhino habitats & bull; the life cycle of rhinos & bull; reasons why rhinos are endangered & bull; how to help rhinos.

THE JAVAN RHINO They are the most endangered of all the five species of rhino with only as few 50 thought to still survive in the wild today. The Javan rhino might become extinct very soon unless people protect it. They are hairless, and have thick, loose grey and brown hanging skin which looks like they.

Endangered Rhinoceros by Bobbie Kalman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(3). The highest densities of rhinos are found in savannas on nutrient-rich soils and in succulent valley bushveld areas. Black Rhino are browsers and favour small Acacia's and other palatable woody species (Grewia's, Euphorbiacea species etc.) as well as palatable herbs and succulents.

The rhinoceros, the unicorn of the savannah, is the second largest land mammal in the world and is found in Endangered Rhinoceros book Africa and Asia. The five species, two in Africa and three in Asia, are easily distinguishable for their hard, prehistoric features, and the presence of either one or two horns on their faces [1].The word “rhinoceros” actually means “nose horn” [2] in Greek.

A Rhino Comes to America (A Cincinnati Zoo Book) by Thane Maynard This book relates the story of Bagus, a Sumatran rhino who was captured in Indonesia and sent to the Cincinnati Zoo as part of a then‐new breeding program to try to save the species from extinction.

Get this from a library. Endangered Rhinoceros. [Bobbie Kalman] -- Annotation For hundreds of years, humans have slaughtered rhinos for their horns. Now all five species are endangered & mdash;with some on the brink of extinction.

This book looks at: &. Helping Rhinos is forging innovative conservation, community and education initiatives to ensure the long-term survival of the rhino and other endangered wildlife in their natural habitat.

We are working in Kenya, united with the country’s vision to reach a population of 2, black rhino by Read about our work in Kenya.

Rhinoceros horns are used for dagger handles in Yemen and Oman. None of the five rhinoceros species have secure futures; the White Rhinoceros is perhaps the least endangered, the Javan Rhinoceros survives in only tiny numbers and is one of the two or three most endangered large mammals anywhere in the Size: KB.

With their enormous size and distinctive horns, rhinoceroses are immediately recognizable. Unfortunately, threats such as habitat loss, poaching, and natural disasters are causing these incredible animals to disappear from their natural habitats. Readers will find out how rhinos live in the wild and what roles they play in nature.

They will also learn about the history of human-rhino Brand: Scholastic. The greatest threat facing African rhinos is poaching for the illegal trade in their horns, which has soared in recent years.

The number of rhinos poached in South Africa alone has increased by 9,% since - from 13 to a record 1, in The black rhinoceros, an endangered species is mainly found in the eastern and central African countries. These countries include, Zimbabwe, Angola, Cameroon, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa and Tanzania.

It is also called the hook-lipped rhinoceros. Ages 6 to 12 years. For hundreds of years, humans have slaughtered rhinos for their horns. Now all five species are endangered -- with some on the brink of extinction. This book looks at: the role of "mega herbivores," such as rhinos, on Earth; rhino habitats; the life cycle of rhinos; reasons why rhinos are endangered; how to help rhinos.

The students wrote and illustrated a children’s book, One Special Rhino: The Story of Andatu, told from the perspective of the Sumatran rhino born in Indonesia in Only around a hundred. The project aims to get the Rescuing Rhino children’s book into as many schools, libraries and homes as possible with a quantity of books being donated FREE to schools/organisations of your choice.

The books could be used worldwide as the nature conservation contents include endangered animals from all over the world and literacy is a problem.

In her book Rhino: at the Brink of Extinction, conservationist Anna Merz describes her work saving black rhinos in Kenya. The story of her relationship with orphaned rhino calf, Samia, the. Rhinoceros, (family Rhinocerotidae), plural rhinoceroses, rhinoceros, or rhinoceri, any of five or six species of giant horn-bearing herbivores that include some of the largest living land African and Asian elephants are taller at the shoulder than the two largest rhinoceros species—the white, or square-lipped (Ceratotherium simum, which some divide into two species [northern.

The greater one-horned rhino (or “Indian rhino”) is the largest of the rhino species. Once widespread across the entire northern part of the Indian sub-continent, rhino populations plummeted as they were hunted for sport or killed as agricultural pests. This pushed the species very close to extinction and by the start of the 20 th century.

Is The White Rhino Endangered. The white rhinoceros is rated ‘Near Threatened’ by the IUCN. The white rhinoceros is the most numerous of the five rhino species.

A study found that there were an estima individuals living in the wild. The northern white rhinoceros is now probably extinct in the wild. Only two captive females. Indian Rhinoceros. This one-horned ‘armored unicorn’ once roamed across India and Nepal, but today is rebounding from near extinction.

The Indian rhinoceros (also known as the greater one-horned rhinoceros and the Asian one-horned rhinoceros) is a species of rhinoceros native to parts of India and gh the Indian rhinoceros is still under threat today, its numbers have rebounded Scientific name: Rhinoceros Unicornis.

Rhino Booksellers, Nashville, TN. likes 25 talking about this were here. Used Rare & Endangered/5(16). 10 facts about rhinos. There are 5 species (types) of rhinoceros.

Rhinoceros live up to 40 years old. Rhinoceros are herbivores so they only eat grass and no meat. Rhinos grow to be 6 feet tall and 11 feet long. The skin of rhinoceros is really thick. Rhinoceros’ horns are made of keratin, which also makes your fingernails and hair. IUCN is an NGO. It publishes Red data book which contains a list of ‘Threatened species’ (vulnerable, endangered and critically endangered).

Answer: b) 2 only. BirdLife International. BirdLife International is the world’s largest nature conservation partnership. Together they are BirdLife Partners worldwide. In the book, Andatu, the only Sumatran rhino ever to be born in human care in Indonesia, tells the story of his life, describes the plight of being critically endangered and calls on young readers to help rhinos.

There are only Sumatran rhinos remaining in the wild. Javan Rhino. The most endangered of the five rhino species, the Javan rhino can only be found in Ujung Kulon National Park in Java, Indonesia, with only 60 individuals remaining.

In terms of appearance, the Javan rhino is similar to the Indian rhino but has a much smaller head. What has tough skin, a tiny tail, and a big horn on its nose. A rhino. Join Jessi and Squeaks and learn all about these super cool, super strong animals.

- Explore 5rhinos's board "Reading Rhinos", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Reading, Books and Childrens books pins. - Explore oduoro's board "Javan Rhinoceros" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Javan rhinoceros, Rhinoceros and Rhino species.8 pins.

In Black Rhino, you will find answers to these questions as you learn why this powerful animal needs a lot of help from concerned people so that it does not disappear from this Earth. From hour guards to relocating these 1-ton animals, conservationists have had to work hard to save the remaining rhinos.

SPECIES- Black Rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) CURRENT RANGE- Southern and East Africa CURRENT THREAT- Illegal poaching, Habitat loss CONSERVATION STATUS- Critically Endangered WHERE YOU CAN SEE THEM- Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, and U.S.

zoos including the Lincoln Park and St. Louis Zoos. WHAT IS IT. 'Black rhinoceros' is actually a misnomer, as the. The greater one-horned rhino, found in India and Nepal, number around 3,; while in Indonesia, around Sumatran rhino remain, and only 58 of the Javan : Annabel Fenwick Elliott.

The list of Endangered Species includes mammals, birds, insects, and marine life. Although many people think that elephants are the most endangered species, it is actually the Black Rhino that has.