India’s Tiger Sanctuaries

Bengal tigers

As of 2014, the worldwide population of Bengal tigers numberedĀ 2226. (Photo credit: Swapan Photography/Shutterstock)

Over a century ago, more than 100,000 Bengal tigers roamed India. Today, there are just over 2200. What caused such a drastic drop in numbers? And what canĀ be done to save the Bengal tiger from extinction? [Read more…]