New York Times: Rhino Guardian and Force Behind Creation of Lewa Wildlife Conservancy Lauded

Monday, April 22, 2013:   Story of the life of Anna Merz, guardian and champion of Africa’s black rhino, tells of her unwavering commitment to the black rhino and her role in founding Aid for Africa member Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. Ms. Merz helped the black rhino population double in the last ten years, inspiring wildlife conservation efforts elsewhere.  She died at age 81 on April 4, 2013, the day a black rhino was born at Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya.   Read the article