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6
Nov

Tigers Hunted to Extinction

   Posted by: René    in Public, Tigers

Endangered: The Magnificent Tiger

Though no truly accurate global numbers exist, conservationists estimate that 5,000 tigers remain in the wild. About 150 years ago, 100,000 tigers may have roamed throughout much of Asia, according to some estimates.

The tiger is endangered in all of its natural habitats, a range stretching from India down into Southeast Asia as far as the island of Sumatra, and in the Russian Far East.

—>LiveScience.com

René O’Deay

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