TIGERS IN INDIA

  • How India counts its tigers April 15, 2015

    Beat survey, camera traps, image analysis, DNA testing and a huge team of research biologists doing all that - India puts its heart into counting its tigers. The author travelled to the Wildlife Institute of India in Dehradun, where all tiger images and droppings from across 46 tiger reserves in India...
  • Poachers galore in TN, Karnataka tiger reserves July 25, 2012

    Bangalore: Even as the Supreme Court's order to ban tourism in core areas of tiger reserves is being hailed by wildlife conservationists, disconcerting news trickles down from Madumalai and Bandipur tiger reserves that hardcore poachers are still at large in the forests of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. Close on the heels...