Journal article icon

Journal article

Complex consequences of conservation success: Emerging human-tiger conflicts in Nepal

Abstract:

Between 1910 and 2010, range-wide tiger populations plummeted from around 100,000 to an estimated 3,200. Poaching, habitat destruction and human-wildlife conflict have all contributed to this dramatic decrease. In Nepal, the Bardia-Banke Complex, consisting of Bardia National Park (BNP) and Banke National Park (BaNP) and their buffer-zones, is a critical habitat to the Bengal tiger Panthera tigris. Conservation efforts in recent decades have contributed to increasing the tiger population. Des...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Accepted
Peer review status:
Reviewed (other)

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publication website:
http://www.catsg.org/index.php?id=164

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
Publisher:
IUCN/SSC Cat Specialist Group Publisher's website
Journal:
CatNews Journal website
Issue:
72 (Winter 2020)
Publication date:
2021-02-01
Acceptance date:
2020-09-18
ISSN:
1027-2992
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1139892
Local pid:
pubs:1139892
Deposit date:
2020-10-26

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP