Western Black Rhino Extinct

There was sad news this week, as the International Union for Conservation of Nature declared the western black rhino extinct.

This unfortunate news reiterates the importance of Species Survival Plans, which are utilized by the St. Louis Zoo and other AZA institutions.  Click here to learn more about the Species Survival Plan Program.  To find out how you can support rhino conservation and fight poaching, visit rhinos.org.

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