Friday, January 28, 2011

On the Wild Side: "Year of the Threatened Rabbit"

The BBC Earth News has a beautiful and informative slide show online of wild rabbits whose populations are threatened or facing extinction. Nearly 1 in 4 rabbits, hares and pikas are under threat despite the fact that they are prolific breeders. Click on this link to view slide show (Photo: BBC - Riverine Rabbit facing extinction in South Africa)