Monthly Archives: June 2014

Nature Store Update

Building plans are being finalized for the new gift shop at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, a not-for-profit breeding and conservation center in Glen Rose, Texas. After a late-night fire on February 17 burned the Nature Store, Fossil Rim staff immediately began the process of replacing it. The design is done, bids are in and construction […]

Southern Black Rhino: A Retrospective

During the 1980s and 1990s the country of Zimbabwe had a thriving population of black rhinos and they were managed well by the government and by private ranchers. Unfortunately, poaching came to their country and the conservation of many species was threatened—including black rhinos. Captive rhino managers in the United States and Australia combined resources […]