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Tigers 101

Tigers are icons of beauty, power, and the importance of conservation. Learn five surprising facts about these striped felines, including how large the cats can be, an adaptation some developed for swimming, and how much wild tiger populations have declined. February 2019 is National Geographic's Big Cat Month: found out more about it here: www.savearchie.com  
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Tiger Population Sees Hopeful Rise in Nepal NEO

Studies of Nepal’s tigers have found a remarkable population increase of 19 percent over a four-year period. Nepal is now estimated to have 235 tigers across five national parks. Scientists say Nepal has used an excellent conservation 'recipe'. Camera traps help scientists count wild tigers and also monitor their health. Catching a glimpse of tiger cubs playing is a good sign as it suggests cubs are well-fed and have plenty of energy. It’s one sign of a healthy tiger population.
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Tiger Population Sees Hopeful Rise in Nepal

Studies of Nepal’s tigers have found a remarkable population increase of 19 percent over a four-year period. Nepal is now estimated to have 235 tigers across five national parks. Scientists say Nepal has used an excellent conservation 'recipe'. Camera traps help scientists count wild tigers and also monitor their health. Catching a glimpse of tiger cubs playing is a good sign as it suggests cubs are well-fed and have plenty of energy. It’s one sign of a healthy tiger population.

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