World Rhino Day 2023 - September 22
September 24 , 2023
- The day is dedicated to spread awareness and support the conservation efforts to save all five species of the rhinoceros.
- The greater one-horned rhino population India stood at 3,262.
- Assam’s Kaziranga National Park is reporting the highest number of rhinos at 2,613.
- Currently, three species of rhinos — black, Javan and Sumatran — are classified as critically endangered.
- White Rhino is listed as Near Threatened.
- Greater One Horned is listed as Vulnerable.