TITLE

Tigers need privatisation too

AUTHOR(S)
Moyle, Brendan
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Institute of Public Affairs Review;Jul2007, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the conservation of the endangered tigers in India. The poaching in the country and selling the parts of the tiger are the major threats in preserving wildlife. The International Trade in Endangered Species will develop opportunities for habitat protection and revival of the species.
ACCESSION #
26234728

 

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