SAVE THE RHINOS!
INTERNATIONAL RHINO FOUNDATION (I.R.F.)
The International Rhino Foundation is non-profit charity organization that is dedicated to wildlife conservation, especially to the five species of RHINOS. Although the headquarters is located in Fort Worth, Texas, the organization makes a global impact by
- Focusing on scientific research
- Habitat conservation
- Captive breeding
- Environmental education
- Demand reduction
The International Rhino Foundation was created in 1989 by concerned individuals. This group of international indivduals wanted to stop poaching and conserve Rhinos.
Rhino Poaching Statistics
Rhino poaching has led to a significant population decrease and the Rhino species have become labeled as ENDANGERED.
I.R.F. CONSERVATION EFFORTS:
1.) Stopped poaching up to 90% since 1989
2.) Work to educate local communities globally (Asia, Africa, U.S.)
3.) Funded in-situ and ex-situ conservations
4.) Contributed over $20 million to Rhino Conservation in 10 different countries
5.) Trained thousands of dedicated Rangers and Task Forces to protection