MNN.COM›Earth Matters› Animals Infographic: Understanding the rhino wars When rhinos rebounded from the brink of extinction last century, it was a historic, hard-fought victory for conservationists around the world. But now, within just five years, the global rhino wars have suddenly returned -- along with a few 21st-century twists
This infographic, created by Earth-touch.com, shows the dangers that rhinos face around the world. Out in the wild, rhinos have no real predators. Even tigers and lions stay the hell away from them. Their imposing physique coupled with the fact that they can go completely ballistic when provoked has taught other animals to avoid them.
About 1 month ago the stat was one rhino poached for every 36 hours which passed, this year rhino poaching has become so intense that the stat is now one rhino poached every 18 hours. WE NEED YOUR HELP! PLEASE DONATE TO THESE RHINO CAUSES!!