Congressional Member’s Report Card

Our Environment’s Reality?

Species Extinctions

TOP 10 MOST ENDANGERED ANIMALS – JAVAN RHINOCEROS

  • Only 67 Javan rhinos are currently estimated to remain in the world, making this critically endangered rhino species one of the most threatened large mammal species on Earth. They’re confined to one park on the extreme southwestern tip of the Indonesian island of Java
  • Javan rhinos are currently critically endangered making it one of the most threatened large mammal species on Earth.
  • However all three subspecies of Rhinocerous are endangered; Three species of rhino—black, Javan, and Sumatran—are critically endangered. Today, a small population of Javan rhinos is found in only one national park on the northern tip of the Indonesian island of Java. A mainland subspecies of the Javan rhino was declared extinct in Vietnam in 2011.

RHINOCEROUS - POPULATION DISTRIBUTION

RHINOCEROUS - POPULATION DISTRIBUTION