Officers said the tusks can sell for around $4.44 million on the black market
The species is considered being threatened with extinction in the near future
1,215 rhino were poached in South Africa last year, almost triple the 448 killed in 2011.
They are believed to have originated from Mozambique
Rhino horn may cost up to US$133 per gram and ivory, about $2,100 per kg, on the black market
Huge trees have lived here for centuries alongside tiny insects and fungi
The smallest cub that has been raised separately to ensure its nutrition has become the heaviest among the three, nearly one...
Their numbers are down from 500 in the 1980s to 43 now, and a new threat has arisen
The thieves tried to cut its tusk when the domestic elephant was grazing in a forest
They were hidden in a shipment of furniture parts.
And humans are likely to be among the species lost, said the study -- which its authors described as "conservative."
Entry is free for the month long event that opens from April 15
The pangolins will be monitored so that conservationists can rescue them if necessary
An exhibition will open this Saturday featuring more than 100 impressive and unique photos of several endangered wild birds in Vietnam...
New regulations are needed to punish the trade in ivory and rhino horn more strictly, prosecutors say