Wildlife - nwhittall
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The Fight Continues

It's unfortunate when cultural morays cause an animal such as a rhino to be indisciminately targeted for its horn. In 2007, 13 rhino were poached in South Africa... in 2010 the number jumped to 333 and in 2011 a staggering 448 rhino were poached! The fight continues to keep poachers away and to protect this species. I caught this shot later in the day and liked the shadow that's cast across the rhino's horn. The grey color of the rhino and the brown wintery grass made for a good opportunity to process this as a black & white image.