tiger census

Tiger census in Karnataka to be taken up in January

As per the first drafted schedule, the field survey and the camera trap assessments were to be done in parallel.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Rain may delay tiger census in Karnataka

“We are waiting for the sun to shine on us. Only after that can we move some cameras from one spot and place them elsewhere.

published on : 13th November 2021

Bandipur Tiger census from Oct 20

“Training is being completed and the calender for each reserve is being drawn, based on the availability of camera traps and field staff.

published on : 14th October 2021

Hush-hush Bandipur tiger census catches officials by surprise

Once the exercise is completed, information will be shared with the Wildlife Institute of India for documentation.

published on : 13th October 2021

Preliminary reports suggest Karnataka could be home to second largest tiger population in India

According to researchers from Wildlife Institute of India and National Tiger Conservation Authority, the number of tigers in Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh could in fact be the same as Uttarakhand.

published on : 10th October 2021

Kali reserve all set for tiger survey; increased numbers may help Karnataka gain top slot in India

Kali Tiger Reserve has emerged as a favourite site for the source population of tigers and has been recording phenomenal growth in the last few years thanks to its demography. 

published on : 6th October 2021

Reserves across India to have their own schedule to conduct tiger census 

To ensure that the census is unhindered, the department is also thinking of restricting safaris during the durations when the line transect and field surveys are being done.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Tiger, elephant census to be held in same year in Odisha

The upcoming tiger and elephant census will be carried out next year but not at the same time. 

published on : 27th August 2021

Genetic analysis may be part of tiger census

In the case of tigers, identification is easier because of each one’s unique stripe pattern.

published on : 22nd April 2021