The First Time Ever (From the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Conservancy)

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Eric, an 8-year-old male East African black rhino from the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, is now a resident of Tanzania. The rhino was gifted to the government and the people of the United Republic of  Tanzania to promote breeding of the critically endangered black rhino within the greater Serengeti ecosystem. He will be cared for and reside at Singita Grumeti, a 350,000-acre private concession, which is working with the Tanzanian Wildlife Management Authority and Tanzanian Wildlife Research  Institute to conserve wildlife and, in this project, to boost the local population of black rhino in their native habitat…

Article continued at the San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy here