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  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

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Malayan Tiger

Panthera tigris jacksoni

Omaha Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Endangered

The thirteen Tiger Range Countries came together in an unprecedented pledge to double the world’s Tiger population by 2022, the next Year of the Tiger on the Asian lunar calendar, with a goal of achieving at least 6,000 Tigers. This figure was based on a baseline global population of 3,200, agreed upon at a preparatory workshop held in Kathmandu, Nepal in October 2009; 3,200 Tigers was the IUCN Red List population estimate at that time. Since then, Tiger Range Countries have adjusted their baseline national Tiger estimates, finalized in the Global Tiger Recovery Program adopted at the International Tiger Forum ... Read More

Poaching for illegal trade in high-value Tiger products including skins, bones, meat and tonics is a primary threat to Tigers, which has led to their recent disappearance from broad areas of otherwise suitable habitat, and continues at unsustainable rates. That there are roughly one million square kilometres of unoccupied Tiger habitat is a clear indication that poaching is the greatest threat to Tigers range-wide.Asia is a densely populated and rapidly developing region, bringing huge pressures to bear on the large wild areas required for viable Tiger populations. Conversion of forest land to agriculture and silviculture, commercial logging, and human settlement ... Read More

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Goodrich, J., Lynam, A., Miquelle, D., Wibisono, H., Kawanishi, K., Pattanavibool, A., Htun, S., Tempa, T., Karki, J., Jhala, Y. & Karanth, U. 2015. Panthera tigris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T15955A50659951. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-2.RLTS.T15955A50659951.en