New tiger count in Bangladesh raises alarm

Better counting methodology has revealed more realistic results for the remaining tiger population in Bangladesh’s Sundarbans. And the numbers are far from good: Only around 100 of the big cats still stalk the forests.

Deutsche Welle

Last updated on 06 August 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Bangladesh
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals