These sites are about rhinoceroses, the second biggest land mammal. Learn about the five species and their physical characteristics, behaviors, and habitats. Find out why these animals are endangered and what is being done to protect them. View live images from a Webcam, watch several videos, and take online quizzes. Included is an eThemes Resource on endangered animals.
Click on the "More About... " link below the descriptions to see videos, photos, and fact sheets about that particular species. Includes information on the Black, Javan, White, Sumatran, and Indian rhinoceroses. NOTE: This site includes links to a blog and social networking sites.
Explore this site to learn about the different subspecies of rhinos and what is being done to protect them. There are comparison charts and distribution maps, as well as online games that you can play and a rhino mask to print out.
This site contains information about all five subspecies of rhinoceros, including their status as endangered species. Explore the links on the left for greater detail, or click on the "Fact Sheet" links to learn more.
These sites have descriptions of endangered species and include explanations for why certain animals are in peril. There are graphic organizers and Venn diagrams. Includes links to many eThemes Resources on habitats and specific endangered animals, such as lemurs, cheetahs, chimpanzees, tigers, and more