09 Sep '17, 3am

Wild tigers are returning to Kazakhstan after 70-year absence

70 years after the iconic big cats went extinct in the country, wild tigers are being reintroduced to Kazakhstan. In the past, tiger reintroduction projects in other locations, such as nature reserves in India , have been implemented in areas where tigers still live – albeit in severely diminished populations. It will be several years before the WWF-supported project is ready on the ground, as the landscape is modified and prey animals are also reintroduced. The first wild tigers are expected to arrive in 2025. If this project proves successful, it would stand as the first instance in which wild tigers have been revitalized in a region from which they had gone extinct for nearly a century.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/wild-tigers-are-returning-to-kazakhs...

Tweets

Wild tigers are returning to Kazakhstan after 7...

inhabitat.com 08 Sep '17, 1pm

70 years after the iconic big cats went extinct in the country, wild tigers are being reintroduced to Kazakhstan. In the p...

Bringing tigers back home to Kazakhstan

worldwildlife.org 08 Sep '17, 10am

The reintroduction is a groundbreaking plan to return these majestic felines to their ancestral home, where they can roam ...

Wild Tigers to be Reintroduced to Kazakhstan Af...

care2.com 10 Sep '17, 2pm

Conservationists are applauding an announcement made this week by the Republic of Kazakhstan that it plans to reintroduce ...

This Louisiana craft beer pioneer 'went green' ...

inhabitat.com 08 Sep '17, 3pm

has been a tastemaker since 1986, both in terms of craft beer – you’ve probably sipped their Purple Haze – and in sustaina...

Greenbuild: The world's biggest green building expo is coming to Boston

Greenbuild: The world's biggest green building ...

inhabitat.com 08 Sep '17, 6pm

The world’s biggest conference dedicated to green building is coming to Boston this November – and you won’t want to miss ...