Alarming Destruction of Tigers and Elephants in 100 years

Man-Elephant Conflict Claims Over 240 Lives in 10 years
  • Four-day long International veterinary workshop began in Kerala on February 1st.
  • The significance of saving elephants and tigers was stressed in the workshop.
  • Dr.Meenakshi, scientist, US Fish and Wildlife Services, said that over the past 100 years, destruction of tiger and elephant habitat has been 90% and 95%.
  • She said the key to conservation in India involved setting aside personal differences, engaging stakeholders and protecting the animals that strayed.