Fretting About the Last of the World’s Biggest Cats
Could this Chinese Year of the Tiger be the last one with actual tigers still afoot in the world’s wild? The numbers ... interest in the Amur sub-species, also known as the Siberian tiger, the largest of all the big cats, with males weighing up to ...
What Does Eating Beef Have to Do With Species Extinction?
The Pantanal region of Brazil is the largest ... world. Making up a significant section of the Amazon rainforest due to the unique ecosystem in place there, Pantanal is home to an incredibly broad and diverse area of plants and animals. Among these many ...
Where have all the big animals gone? Indian park devoid of many species, further threatened by forest loss
Namdapha National Park, the third largest in India ... found any Lisu with wild meat or fish in his possession, they confiscated all his belongings. The Lisu burnt forest camps and killed animals in retaliation. Leopard cat in Namdapha.
New species of leopard with largest fangs in cat world discovered
The scientists say the remote, and for a long time, inaccessible, forests of the world's third largest ... wild and 17 in captivity, emit calls ranging from pet cat-like purrs, to roars, growls and hisses. • Although protected by law, the clouded leopard ...
Philanthropists Pledge $80 Million for Wild Cat Conservation
Environmental philanthropists from China, India, the United Arab Emirates and the United States have together committed U.S. $80 million over ten years to help fund conservation of all 38 species of wild ... the largest carnivore corridor in the world ...