IZFS Proudly Celebrated WORLD RHINO DAY on 22nd September 2018.
There are 5 species of Rhinoceros (Gk. Rhino = Nose, Ceros = Horn) in world. The Vulnerable Greater One Horned Rhinoceros or The Indian Rhino (Rhinoceros unicornis Linnaeus 1758) are endemic to India & Nepal only where their population is about 3500. This is the 2nd largest mammal in India after elephant. Main threats are Poaching for their horns and Habitat destruction.