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The science of saving tigers

Ke. UllДЃsa KДЃranta

The science of saving tigers

by Ke. UllДЃsa KДЃranta

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Published by Universities Press (India), Distributed by Orient Blackswan in Hyderabad .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementK. Ullas Karanth
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 312 p. :
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24919456M
ISBN 109788173716096
LC Control Number2011323710

Tiger, (Panthera tigris), largest member of the cat family (), rivaled only by the lion (Panthera leo) in strength and tiger is endangered throughout its range, which stretches from the Russian Far East through parts of North Korea, China, India, and Southeast Asia to the Indonesian island of Siberian, or Amur, tiger (P. tigris altaica) is the largest, measuring up to.   Save the tigers with full initiative and care then only this mission of saving the tigers will succeed. 4. Habitat of the Tigers • Tigers are wild animals and they have to stay in their original habitat that are jungles, hills and many more natural and purely green places in open jungles, evergreen forests and mango grove swamps.

  Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) J A new book “Tigers Forever: Saving the World's Most Endangered Big Cat” is helping to bring to light the issues endangered tigers face on Global Tiger Day, J , according to journalist and co-author Sharon Guynup. The book, a collaboration between Guynup and award-winning National Geographic photographer Steve Winter, melds .   Save the White Tigers White Bengals result from genetic mutations that are part of their natural species diversity, and we have a responsibility to save them By Shu-Jin Luo, .

  "A monumental achievement in prose and images. The book is so riveting--nothing short of a hymn about the most endangered of all the big cats--that no reader could conceive of a world without them."--Tom Lovejoy, conservation biologist "Vivid descriptions and imagery retell a tale from deep within the jungle." --Public Library Of Science "Raise[s] an alarm about the state of this imperiled /5(). In the last 50 years the tiger population in Asia has plummeted from , to about 5, The number of tigers is dangerously low, and the conservation of the world's remaining tigers is of global concern. Now, in this volume, 40 world authorities on tigers from Asia, Europe, and North America have summarized and identified the management, conservation, and research needs for this.


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The Science of Saving Tigers Paperback – May 9, by K Ullas Karanth (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $ /5(3). The science of saving tigers Janu IST The science of conserving tigers, arguably the most charismatic animals on the planet, is increasingly focussed on saving ‘source.

Books shelved as flying-tigers: The Flying Tigers by John Toland, Flying Tigers: Claire Chennault and His American Volunteers, by Daniel Ford. About this book. The Science of Saving Tigers puts together twenty significant articles on topics ranging from tiger ecology to critiques of government policy from a selection of over seventy that have appeared in various national and international journals, spanning Dr Karanth's work over two decades.

Science of Saving Tigers Paperback – 1 January by Karanth Ullas The science of saving tigers book out of 5 stars 4 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Paperback "Please retry" ₹ ₹ Paperback ₹ 2 New from Reviews: 4. Tigers of the World, Second Edition explores tiger biology, ecology, conservation, management, and the science and technology that make thiswhen the first edition was published, tiger conservation was still in its infancy, and two decades later there has been a revolution not only in what is known, but how information about tigers is obtained and disseminated.

Books shelved as tigers: Life of Pi by Yann Martel, Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown, It's a Tiger. by David LaRochelle, Tiger's Curse by Colleen Houck.

Her book, "Tigers Forever: Saving the World's Most Endangered Big Cat" is a collaboration with National Geographic photographer Steve Winter, published in by National Geographic Books.

Inshe launched the "State of the Wild: A Global Portrait of Wildlife, Wildlands and Oceans" book series for the Wildlife Conservation Society. Tigers are in trouble, and National Geographic photographer Steve Winter is on a one-man mission to address the plight of this magnificent cat – while there’s still time.

Together with Panthera, the world’s largest nonprofit organization dedicated to saving big cats, and its Tigers Initiative, Winter reveals a decade worth of stunning images and stories of tigers in their world/5(97). Saving the Last Wild Tigers Informational (nonfiction), words, Level O (Grade 2), Lexile L In Saving the Last Wild Tigers, readers learn about the tiger, the reasons why this important animal is in danger of becoming extinct, and what can be done to save it from extinction.

Tigers are thriving in and around India’s Nagarhole National Park, with a regional population of “If we do everything right, we can have ,” says big-cat biologist Ullas Karanth.

Big Cat Rescue is saving tigers through education and legislation. We post the latest in tiger news here and in our newsletter The Big Cat Times. We gather news from around the world DAILY and send it out to people who have signed up to get our daily email.

Tigers are the biggest cats in the world, but their populations are struggling. With only 3, left in the wild, there are now more living in captivity than in the wild.

Hunters May Lure 'Man. Alison for Big Book Little Book This is a bit different to all the other reviews I've done as this isn't a fiction book, but a non-fiction book. It's a book that gives you facts and information rather than telling a story. But then that doesn't quite sum it up either/5(19).

Why Save Tigers. • Saving Tiger amounts to saving the ecosystem which is crucial for man's own survival. • All life forms including tiger are interlinked with each other in an ecosystem and their survival depends upon how intact the ecosystem is.

• Tigers constitute the top carnivores in the ecosystem and is at the apex of the food chain.5/5. Tigers are dangerous animals that can kill domestic livestock and even humans. Furthermore, such conflict can erode public support for tigers. Wherever tigers become embroiled in serious conflict with humans, WCS operates human-tiger conflict mitigation teams that demonstrably and dramatically reduce damages to both tigers and humans.

Tigers of the World, Second Edition explores tiger biology, ecology, conservation, management, and the science and technology that make thiswhen the first edition was published, tiger conservation was still in its infancy, and two decades later there has been a revolution not only in what is known, but how information about tigers is obtained and : Ronald Tilson.

The largest tiger subspecies, the Siberian, also called Amur, are feet ( m) long and weigh up to pounds ( kilograms), according to National Geographic.

The smallest tiger is the. Tigers are mammals of the Felidae family and one of four "big cats" in the Panthera genus. They are predatory carnivores and the largest and most powerful of. Fewer than 4, tigers remain in the wild. New research aims to give conservationists an improved understanding of their genetics in order to help save them.

The tiger is an iconic species. Tiger conservation attempts to prevent the animal from becoming extinct and preserving its natural habitat. This is one of the main objectives of the international animal conservation community. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora has played a crucial role in improving international efforts for tiger conservation.The Conservation Value of Tigers: Separating Science from Fiction 29 THE CONSERVATION VALUE OF TIGERS: SEPARATING SCIENCE FROM FICTION Philip J.

Nyhus and Ronald Tilson Environmental Studies Program, Colby College, Waterville, Maine Conservation Department, Minnesota Zoo, Apple Valley, Minnesota Introduction Tigers are a global good.At one time there weretigers across India and SE Asia.

By this had dropped toNumbers fell dramatically and by there were an estimated 3, tigers left in the wild. Numbers have recovered slightly to approximately 4, of which 2, are in India. With pressures remaining the survival of the wild.