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The Last Year of the Indian Tiger?
Animals  (tags: tragedy, extinction, habitat, humans, invasion, conflicts, poaching, indian tigers, disappearing )

- 2796 days ago -
This decline is most serious in India which is home to 40% of the world's tigers, with 23 tiger reserves in 17 states. Last year was the worst year for tiger deaths since 2002.
11 Indian Tigers Killed Since Beginning of 2010
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, tragedy, human wild animall conflicts, poaching, trafficking, 11 indian tiger deaths, villagers )

- 2811 days ago -
Five tigers were killed in the reserves of the related states, while the other six dead in some states' forests, Indian Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said on Monday, the paper reported. Among the 5 deaths in the reserves, two each were killed
The Five-Year Race to Save India's Vanishing Tigers
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, survival, trapped, beaten, stabbed to death, cruelty, poachers, vanishing, tiger watch, tiger advocates, conservation )

- 2812 days ago -
The poachers perch on the rough platforms they have built in the trees about 15 feet above the forest floor, waiting patiently for the tiger to come. They have been searching the forests of India's Ranthambhore reserve for days, following the pug marks
Indian Wild Tigers Face Poaching Threat From Chinese Demand
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, poaching threat, chinese medicine trade, demand, wildife trafficking, black market trade, extinction )

- 2823 days ago -
Indian tigers, whose numbers have dwindled to 1,411, are facing poaching threat from demand in China where parts of wild big cats are preferred over those sourced from official breeding farms .
Hunting the Hunters: Can India's Big Cats Survive?
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, anti poaching groups, fighing poachers, survival, populations, threatened )

- 2828 days ago -
Slipping through the darkness across the state border, the anti-poaching team was a bundle of nerves. Not only was it up against the biggest and most powerful tiger-killer in the region, but it also had to avoid running into the local police, for fear it
Wildlife Group, Stars Urge Indians to Save the Tiger
Animals  (tags: india, nationwide campaign, save our tigers, indian tigers, endangered, protection, environment, humans )

- 2839 days ago -
As China prepares to usher in the Year of the Tiger next week, a massive publicity drive has begun in neighbouring India, where the big cat is the national animal, to save it from extinction. Conservation group WWF-India has enlisted
No Hope for the Indian Tiger?
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, three deaths, 2010, doomed, tragedy, extinciton, poaching )

- 2865 days ago -
With three tiger deaths in the first two weeks of the new year, 2010 has started with warning bells ringing for the environment ministry and tiger conservationists in India
More Advanced Device to Detect Traps in Dudhwa Tiger Reserve
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, detection traps, dudhwa tiger reserve, officials )

- 2924 days ago -
In order to check poaching of rare animals, officials of Dudhwa Tiger Reserve have procured advanced device to detect traps laid by poachers in the protected forest. "To nail down the poaching activities, we have been armed with deep search metal
Kerala Inks Pact With Centre for Tiger Conservation
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, tiger reserves, kerala, tiger conservation, wildlife, protection )

- 3016 days ago -
Kerala has become the second state in the country to sign an agreement with the Centre for the conservation of big cats in its Periyar tiger reserve. "Last week, Kerala signed the agreement aiming at strengthening tiger conservation initiatives at its
Indian Tigers Key to Global Tiger Recovery?
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, global recovery, survivors, tigers, populations, wildlife, protection )

- 3016 days ago -
Indians have always taken pride in their tigers. So every time the dwindling tiger count comes to the fore, there's a national uproar. But now there's one more compelling reason to save Indian tigers.
What's Behind the Decline in India's Tiger Population - and What Can Be Done About It?
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, government, planning, conservation, survival, extinction, villagers, conflicts, poaching )

- 3022 days ago -
India's tiger conservation efforts have suffered a multitude of major setbacks, and threats from inside and outside the country may lead to extinction of the wild tiger. Can the tiger be saved? When Project Tiger was launched in 1973, India reported a
Protecting Big Cats, Govt's New Priority
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, government, conservation, big cats, survival, populations, endangered )

- 3022 days ago -
The reserve involves the State's Nagarhole and Bandipur national parks as well as Tamil Nadu's Mudhumalai wildlife sanctuary (now a tiger reserve). Even as the Bandipur-Mudhumalai and Bandipur-Wyanad stretch closure order has met with strong
India's Missing Tigers
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, conservation, wildlife, wildanimals, vanishing )

- 3486 days ago -
Dawn at Kanha National Park in India's central highlands is welcomed with a symphony of animal sounds. The safari guides in their jeeps listen intently, straining to pick out telltale dissonant notes--the honk of a sambar, the shriek of a chital or the
Act Now to Save the Indian Tiger - PETITION
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, all sub species of tigers, endangered, extinction, vanishing, villagers, wildlife trafficking, conflicts, poaching )

- 3559 days ago -
The Bengal tiger of India is one of just 5 remaining species of tiger in the world today. Their populations are declining at an alarming rate and are threatened with imminent extinction in the wild. These declines have continued despite the tiger being
At Risk: India Battles to Protect Bengal Tigers
Animals  (tags: indian tigers, bengal tigers, protection, government, endangered, survival, vanishing )

- 3647 days ago -
India has nearly half of the world's estimated 3,500 tigers. But in a country where the human population has ballooned to more than 1.1 billion - most of whom live on less than $2 a day - the government is also focused on expanding the economy and

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