Petition Update

Anna Merz, Nov. 17, 1931 - April 4, 2013

sharon arnold
penngrove, CA

Apr 22, 2013 — We have lost a hero in the conservation community. Anna Merz became a global leader in the fight against rhino extinction. She saved thousands of black rhinos. Her legacy continues:
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/22/world/africa/anna-merz-protector-of-black-rhinos-dies-at-81.html?hp&_r=0

Anna Merz, Protector of Black Rhinos, Dies at 81
Anna Merz, Protector of Black Rhinos, Dies at 81
Anna Merz, who went to Kenya seeking a serene retirement but became so appalled by the slaughter of black rhinoceroses that she helped start a reserve to protect them, becoming a global leader in the fight against their extinction, died on April 4 in Melkrivier, South Africa. She was 81.
http://www.nytimes.com