Tiger News

More than 1,000 people killed in India as human and wildlife habitats collide

Elephant and tiger territories are shrinking as India’s growing population encroaches on wild spaces causing an increase in fatalities Read more..

Four countries where spotting birds is protecting biodiversity and increasing incomes

Nestled among towering volcanoes, Guatemala’s Lake Atitlan is often described as one of the world’s most beautiful lakes. Four of the Central American region’s seven biomes meet in the Atitlan region, making it a biodiversity hotspot and a natural “gas station” for migrating birds. Read more..

Pench fishermen throw bombs at foresters’ boats - The Times of India on Mobile

Fishermen trying to enter Maharashtra side of the Totladoh reservoir in Pench Tiger Reserve, near Pivarthadi on the Madhya Pradesh border, threw three explosive devices when Special Tiger Protection Force (STPF) personnel challenged them on Sunday evening. Read more..

2,226 and the real tiger story

The big cat population doesn’t jump overnight. It takes decades of protection. If anything, increasing numbers are just smokescreens that mask the real problems Read more..

A dangerous path: New highway could jeopardize tigers in India

A proposal to upgrade a road into a highway in Corbett National Park has conservationists deeply worried for the region’s 300 Bengal tigers. Read more..