Javan rhino - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Javan rhino


Indonesia tsunami raises fears for endangered Javan rhino

Dec 28, 2018 - 8:13 PM

Conservationists continue to find another habitat for the critically endangered Javan rhinos which are now believed to have less than 70 living species

CRITICALLY ENDANGERED. Javan rhinos are shy creatures whose folds of loose skin give the appearance of wearing armour plating. Photo from Shutterstock

The wRap Indonesia: VP hospitalized, economic stimulus unveiled

Sep 10, 2015 - 6:02 AM

The Vice President is hospitalized for heart disease the government announces its new economic policy package and other top news in Indonesia

ECONOMIC STIMULUS. President Joko Widodo and key policymakers announce the government's economic policy package. Photo by AFP

Spotted baby rhinos in Indonesia raise hopes for world's rarest rhino

Sep 09, 2015 - 1:18 PM

One female calf and two males were spotted in recent months in Ujung Kulon park on Java island and were all likely born in the past year

RARE SPECIES. In this undated handout picture released by Ujung Kulon national park on December 30, 2011, a Javan rhino, the rarest in the world, is seen at night. Photo from AFP