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New Method for Tiger Census Likely


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, census )

Cher
- 541 days ago - bdnews24.com
The Forest Department is expected to start a new pilot project using hidden cameras to count the number of Royal Bengal Tigers in the wild instead of the traditional pugmark technique that uses tigers' footprints to determine their number.



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Barbara D. (73)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 8:23 am
Interesting! I hope the trials will go well and provide needed information to initiate better protection policies!
 

Ruth S. (307)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 8:26 am
I pray that God helps them!
 

Chris C. (149)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 9:33 am
Barbara D - I couldn't have said it any better! So important!
Noted.
 

Connie O. (42)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 9:34 am
thank you!
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 10:25 am
This does sound like a far more sensible plan.
 

Bruno Moreira (61)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 10:25 am
noted thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 12:44 pm
Thank you.
The ony way to help them is to somehow explain to people in India and Bangladesh that they have to STOP BREEDING LIKE RABBITS!!!!
 

kye j. (41)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 1:10 pm
We need to give these uneducated trailer trash humans hysterectomies and vasectomies
 

Muriel Servaege (45)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 1:29 pm
I hope the remaining tigers will be better protected.
 

Carol D. (109)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 2:14 pm
I hope the cameras will catch the poachers and the natives threatening them too

Noted Thanks
 

Christeen Anderson (490)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 2:22 pm
Long live big cats.
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 2:49 pm
Noted this very interesting article. Thank You Cher. Hidden cameras have been used for awhile now.
Thank You Cher.
 

Birgit W. (144)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 4:08 pm
Noted, thanks
 

Sandra Patterson (60)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 7:25 pm
great post,thank you noted as well
 

Dianne D. (463)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 7:45 pm
I think I like this idea. Perhaps they can catch the proachers on camera also and prosecute all those that are doing harm to the creatures and environment.
 

Ana R (220)
Monday March 25, 2013, 4:14 am
noted with hope...
Thank you, Cher.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Monday March 25, 2013, 4:15 am
Thank you.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Monday March 25, 2013, 4:23 am
Thank you.
 

Anna Undebeck (205)
Monday March 25, 2013, 11:24 am
Very interesting indeed!!! Thank you Cher!
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday March 25, 2013, 3:50 pm
noted, thanks Cher
 

Arild Warud (164)
Tuesday March 26, 2013, 3:58 am
TY Cher.
 
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