White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum)..Endangered species. Near Threatened...A mother and calf lay down beside each other. Rhino poaching has been rampant in Southen Africa and the amount of poached rhinos more than doubled last year. The perpetrators include crime syndicates that use high tech equipment such as helicopters and gun silencers, snatching horns from well visited parks, right under tourists' noses. ..Hluhluwe-Imfolozi, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. November 2010.
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