How can we get more Tigers, but Fewer Accidents?
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 985 , Segment 3
Episode: Syria, Planetary Defense, Tiger Conflict, National Parks
- Jan 15, 2019 11:00 pm
- 18:07 mins
Guest: Nilanga Jayasinghe, Senior Program Officer for Asian Species at the World Wildlife Fund Tigers may be endangered, but they’re finally making a comeback. There are nearly 4,000 worldwide now, but they still face threats from poaching and deforestation. And a rising tiger population brings its own challenges: more tigers means more chances for human-tiger confrontations that can lead to conflict and death.