Africa's endangered species

The black rhino

Description of the Black Rhino

  • Mammal
  • 5 to 7 feet tall
  • 1760 to 3080 lbs

The Habitat of the Black Rhino

  • lived in the savannah South Africa
  • most of the Black Rhinos are now in reserves
  • Black Rhinos rest near ponds, lakes, and other water sources with other rhinos

The diet of the black rhino

  • Herbivore
  • Lions, tigers, and cheetahs are there natural predators

adaptation

  • the black rhino adapts to it enviroment by using it's horn to defend it self

Endangerment

  • The black rhino is down to the few hundreds due to poaching for their horns

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