Amur Tiger reintroduced into the wild

Once a starving cub, Filippa the tiger is released back into the forest The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announced last Thursday on April 29th, Filippa the Amur tiger was successfully released back into the wild. Less than a year and a half before, in December of 2015, the exhausted, starving, five-month-old tiger cub was found … Continue reading Amur Tiger reintroduced into the wild

Tiger killed by electric fence—farmer arrested

The Hindu reported on April 28, 2017, a sub-adult tiger that went missing from Umred-Karhandala Wildlife Sanctuary the previous week, died of electrocution in Kothurna village in Chandrapur district, a top state forest official said. The tiger died after it came in contact with an electric fence that was put up by a farmer in … Continue reading Tiger killed by electric fence—farmer arrested