19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A wild life Ranger rest his hand on a sleeping Rhino's horn

Zacharia Mutai who is the Chief Warden at the Ol Pejeta northern White Rhino project in northern Kenya with Fatu the younger of the two last surviving Northern White Rhinos. Najin and Fatu the last two surviving North African White Rhinos at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in northern Kenya. There is an ongoing project to harvest the eggs from Najin and Fatu so that the eggs can be fertilised with some frozen sperm from the last male northern white rhino who is now deceased.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Ol Pejeta conservancy, Kenya
Camera: LEICA M10
Copyright: © Philip Coburn