Launched on april 1973 project tiger has successfully emerged as one of the champion endeavors of tiger conservation as formulated by a special task force . The aim of project tiger is to ensure a viable population of tiger in india for economic, aesthetic, cultural and ecological values and to preserve areas of. Project tiger tiger hunting had all started as 'fun and games' during the days of the maharajas and it continued during british rule in india shikars.
This is a useful project for school students hope you like this ppt. Inside indian jungles offering visit to project tiger in india ask the price for tiger tours in india travel to tiger reserves in india and indian tiger. Project tiger is the most famous wildlife conservation project of india, which was lunched in 1972 to protect the diminishing population of indian tigers.
Tigera portal @ //projecttiger 2013. Film narrated by david attenborough investigating why the indian tiger is in trouble thirty years ago india set aside over 30 tiger reserves controlled by project. In 2006, the team behind project tiger, setup in the 1970s to help halt the decline of india's endangered species, was alarmed to discover only. Project tiger why save tigers the presence of tiger symbolizes a healthy ecosystem as it is an umbrella species tiger is symbol of wilderness and.
That it has kept the tiger alive wide-eyed and unflinching, bittu sahgal doesn't hesitate when asked about project tiger's achievements. Class 5: science: living things depend on each other: project tiger. Project tiger is one of the most successful conservation programmes for a single species in the entire world, environment minister harsh.
A mike birkhead associates film for bbc2's natural world series, showling how the failings of india's £multi-million tiger conservation project are being ignored. Project tiger kanha at the beginning of 19th century, there are about 40000 tigers spread throughout in india till 1972, their population depleted sharply to 1800. 2,226 out of 3,890 big cats live in india marked as an occasion to raise public awareness and support for tiger conservation, global tiger day — also known as .
Project tiger, national green tribunal, central pollution control board, animal welfare board and climate change action plan also saw. Country's tiger population had dropped to a precarious 1827 individuals with assistance ten years later, project tiger is an unqualified success some 6000. Latest news on project-tiger read breaking stories and opinion articles on project tiger at firstpost.
In june, a 195-kg tiger was shifted from mp's kanha tiger reserve to odisha's satkosia days later, a tigress was also relocated from. The project tiger was launched in india in 1972 as conservation programme for saving the indian tiger population some of the best examples of this. Initially, the project started with nine tiger reserves, covering an area of 16,339 sq km with a population of 268 tigers and at present there are 27 tiger reserves.