Print edition : July 12, 2013
Lifeline for tigers
Probably the most charismatic wildlife species in India, the tiger has captured national and international attention for the efforts made in the country for its conservation.
A long-ranging animal like the tiger needs forested corridors connecting its various habitats for its survival. Thus it is vital that such corridors connecting the Kanha, Pench, Phen and other nearby national parks, which are facing serious threat from human encroachment, are preserved. By RAKESH SHUKLA