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Thursday, August 27th, 2015

Drones to Track Tigers in Sundarban Delta

To track the movement of tigers and encroachers in protected forest areas, a drone would soon be flying in the Sundarban delta. Besides tracking the movements of a tiger which needs medical attention or is a threat...

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Researchers Use Camera Traps to Identify and Track Problem Tigers in India

Researchers with the Wildlife Conservation Society and other partners in India are using high-tech solutions to zero in on individual tigers in conflict and relocate them out of harm’s way for the benefit of both tigers and...

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

Scientists Map the Attitudes Towards Tigers in Nepal

Researchers at Michigan State University (MSU) study what influences people’s attitudes toward the tigers that share their neighborhood in Nepal’s Chitwan National Park, home to some 125 adult tigers. In the scientific journal AMBIO, the researchers took...

Sunday, April 29th, 2012

Progress in Work to Protect Rare Tigers, Leopards

Thanks in large part to the work of China and Russia, the population of Siberian tigers and Amur leopards is rebounding. During the past several years, China and Russia have worked hard to protect the rare animals....

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Satellites to Track Sariska’s Big Cats

Tigers in Rajasthan's Sariska Tiger Reserve may soon be connected with a satellite, enabling foresters to keep a constant watch on their movement. The system will be a first for India, that too, in a place where...

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

The Failing Fight to Save India’s Tigers

A century ago, when Rudyard Kipling created the scheming tiger Shere Khan, who stalked a jungle much like this one, there were an estimated 40,000 tigers in India’s forests. The government announced Monday the results of a...