Tiger News

250 animals perish in India's Kaziranga floods

Nearly 250 animals, including at least 20 one-horned rhinos, have died in the heavy floods in Assam's Kaziranga National Park even as foresters managed to rescue over 200 animals, including nine rhino calves, officials said on Monday. Read more..

Tiger spotted at 12,000 feet in Uttarakhand for the first time: Report

In 2009, pugmarks of a Royal Bengal Tiger were found in the snow at an altitude of 10,000 feet in the Himalayas near Jelepla in eastern Sikkim. Read more..

Has big conservation gone astray?

ANALYSIS: The world’s biggest conservation groups have embraced a human-centric approach known as “new conservation.” But is it up to the task of saving life on Earth? Part 1 of Conservation, Divided: Mongabay’s four-part series investigating how the field of conservation has changed over the last 30 years. Read more..

TYger Tyger Burning bright – What is really happening in the night?

Article by Julian Matthews, Chairman, TOFTigers published initially by the Outdoor Journal. Read more..

More Tigers Have Been Poached In India This Year Than All Of Last Year

In the year 1900, there may have been as many or more than 100,000 tigers roaming this planet's forests. And every year since then until now, that number has decreased. But a combination of better and broader monitoring techniques and, governments say, increased vigilance against poachers has led to the first increase in tiger numbers in over a century - to 3,890 this year. Read more..