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Indian Court Bans Tourism in Tiger Reserve 'Core Zones'

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, tigers )

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The Supreme Court in India has ordered a ban on tourism in "core zones" of more than 40 of the country's central government-run tiger reserves.

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Lauren Kozen (169)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:51 am
Noted. Thanks for sharing Cher.

Constance F. (429)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:52 am

Ana R (201)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 7:18 am
♥... noted with hope
Thank you, Cher!

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 7:22 am
A step in the right direction. Thanks for posting.

Sue H. (6)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 7:33 am
Good to hear.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 8:13 am
good news

Lisa Neste (751)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 11:38 am
Thanks Cher!

Aletta Kraan (146)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 11:58 am
Thanks , great !!

Nyack Clancy (540)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 1:56 pm
Noted- thank you

Rich Blue (72)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:31 pm
Good move India. "Eco tourism" is not Good on WIldlife.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:44 pm
Thats a big step in the right direction

Rock H. (254)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:47 pm
Noted. Thanks for sharing Cher.

Elaine Al Meqdad (271)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:59 pm
Noted! Good, people can sit on their arses and watch National Geographic!

samantha l (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 5:35 pm
Great news, definetly taking a step in the right direction!

Sandi C. (230)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:38 pm
wonderful news.

LMj Recovering Sunshine (144)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:52 pm
Every step in right direction is Wonderful News!! :)) thank you for sharing!!

Carol H. (229)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 4:09 am
noted, ty

Phillipa W. (199)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 4:41 am
excellent news. Thanks.

Donna Hamilton (159)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 5:00 am
Noted. Good to hear. Thanks.

Ann B. (148)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 5:44 pm
Noted - Great News - Wish more would protect Tigers...

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 3:47 am
Thanks for keeping us informed. Well done

Senior Coop (0)
Tuesday September 4, 2012, 3:07 am what took India so long to impose this ban? At one point they had 100,000 tigers roaming in the wild. Now they are down to only 1,700. This ban should have been imposed a loooooooonoooooooog time ago. Now those poor cats can go on and breed in private. Great story though!

Antiope K. (0)
Friday September 7, 2012, 9:43 pm
Great news :-))) Thanks a lot for sharing!!!

veronique L. (209)
Friday September 14, 2012, 5:09 am

Shadow Manypaths (16)
Monday September 17, 2012, 4:49 pm
if India can protect tigers, considering their attitude toward cattle, can we do less for our wolves?

natalie n. (164)
Friday September 28, 2012, 5:06 am
we must continue to step up the pressure lest they face pressure from greedy corporates.

Winn Adams (218)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 10:14 am
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