• Nile Lechwe

    There are less than 100 addax in the wild. Formerly ranging over the entire Sahara Desert of Africa, four-wheel drive access to the desert and...

  • Wild Turkey

    Wild turkeys are the largest North American game bird and the fowl that was Benjamin Franklin’s choice for America’s national bird. They are related to...

  • White-Tailed Deer

    “White-tailed deer” refers to the white underside of the tail, which is held conspicuously erect like a flag when the animal is alarmed or running....

  • Common Waterbuck

    Waterbuck are found in southeastern, central and western Africa. When exposed to a high level of human activity, they will become almost completely nocturnal, only...

  • Vietnamese Pot-Bellied Pig

    Vietnamese Pot-Bellied Pig QUICK FACTS Scientific Name Sus scrofa Species Survival Plan No Habitat Open woodlands near wallows Predators Man......

  • Texas Tortoise

    The Texas tortoise is the smallest of four species of gopher tortoises found in the United States. They range from southern Texas into northeastern Mexico....

  • Southern White Rhinoceros

    Poaching remains the greatest threat to the white rhinoceros. Its horn is used in Asia for traditional medicines and, more recently, as a status symbol...

  • Southern Black Rhinoceros

    Fossil Rim participates in the International Rhino Foundation’s Southern Black Rhino Sustainability Program, which is a coordinated international effort to establish and maintain a viable...

  • Scimitar-Horned Oryx

    The scimitar-horned oryx once again roams the grasslands of Chad. Extinct in the wild in the late 1980s, 23 animals were released to native habitat...

  • Sandhill Crane

    Sandhill cranes have the longest migratory route of any crane at about 14,000 miles per roundtrip. They migrate along the Central Flyway from their wintering...