- Protect tigers and their habitat.
- Build capacity in range states.
- Reduce human-tiger conflict.
- Conduct scientific research on tigers to help inform conservation strategies.
- Promote tiger-friendly policies.
- Monitor tiger numbers, population trends, and threats to tigers and their habitats.
What is being done to save the Malayan tiger?
The objectives of this project include reducing poaching activities, conducting scientific monitoring on the population dynamics of tigers and their prey, raising awareness and reducing human-tiger conflicts through community engagement and educational programmes, ensuring forest connectivity, as well as monitoring
Why are white tigers endangered?
White Tigers Aren’t An Endangered Species — Or A Species At All. But really, white tigers are white because of a rare, recessive mutation that causes white fur. All white tigers documented in the wild by scientists have been Bengal tigers.
Why do we need to save tigers?
Why tigers matter
The tiger plays a pivotal role in the health and diversity of an ecosystem. It is a top predator which is at the apex of the food chain and keeps the population of wild ungulates in check, thereby maintaining the balance between prey herbivores and the vegetation upon which they feed.
How many white tigers are left in the world 2020?
In total 12 white tigers are estimated to be in wild right now in India, as this phenomenon is limited to only Bengal tigers. In captivity, the population of white tigers is estimated to be around 200 in the world of which 100 are from India.