Many think that poaching is the biggest threat to wild tigers, but the destruction of its natural habitat, worsened by climate change is the most significant.
Rajakumari must move her young cubs to keep them safe
We were ready to start work on our latest wildlife waterhole for tigers and other wildlife displaced forest fires-The weather and COVID had other ideas though.
A world without tigers isn’t an option. Our focus is ensuring that wild tigers are more valuable alive because they maintain ecological balance .
Calling all quizzers come and join forces with others across the globe for our Global Tiger Day Quiz on 29 July 2021. Have fun and save wild tigers as you play.
Alarming increase in wild tiger and leopard deaths in India in first Six Months of 2021
If you only read one thing today make sure it’s our latest report on the work being done by our Anti-Poaching Patrols to keep wild Tigers safe
In February 2021, we hoped that the schools around Bandhavgarh which had remained closed since March 2020 would reopen in April 2021. Our hope faded as March 2021 progressed and hundreds of thousands of new COVID cases were reported across India each day. Once again Bandhavgarh was in total lockdown, and there was no hope…
Can I start this project update newsletter by thanking every single one of you for your amazing support over the last year; we’ve all been impacted in one way or another by COVID19 but you have helped us to undertake double patrolling when it was most needed, despite your own personal pressures. In this time,…
Your response was amazing and thanks to your generosity we have been able to purchase replacement solar panels and complete essential repairs at both sites. We’re delighted to say, both pumps are functioning well and six waterholes are now filled once more.
The Risk of Retaliatory Poisoning and Poaching is High
In the short term, more permanent wildlife waterholes are essential to prevent the inevitable tiger-tiger and human-animal conflict, which will arise due to the animals being displaced by the fires, from leading to more tiger deaths. We plan to start work within two weeks on installing a solar powered bore-well pump system at a large waterhole, which is currently being filled by water tankers, and is used by at least 42 elephants and 8 wild tigers plus countless other animals which have been displaced by the fires.
Just over a month ago we received a stark reminder of just how essential our permanent wildlife waterholes are when wild elephants damaged the solar pump systems at two locations rendering the pump systems inoperable: https://goto.gg/51049. Within two weeks the waterholes were dry, just like the many streams, rivers and natural waterholes around Bandhavgarh as the…