Interview with Sharon Guynup

Sumatran tigers – photo by Craig Kasnoff

Sumatran tigers – photo by Craig Kasnoff


An Endangered Species Day Interview on Saving Tigers in the Wild:

Sharon Guynup has written on topics ranging from climate change, fracking, the discovery of the SARS virus in bats, the physics of melting glaciers, mercury’s impact on wildlife and humans, the safety of nanotechnology, and the state of the oceans, to the genetic sequencing of the TB virus, toxic chemicals in household products, conservation tigers, jaguars, Asian turtles, sharks, pronghorns, and others–and has chronicled eco- and adventure travel.[Continue Reading...]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 3)

jean_christophe_portrait_small1Jean-Christophe Vié photo by Michel Gunther

This is Part 3 of the interview with Jean-Christophe Vié on Saving Threatened Species from Extinction. Jean-Christophe Vié is the Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species. Vié joined the IUCN Global Species Programme in 2001 as its Deputy Director. He oversees many diverse aspects of the Programme, including regional [Continue Reading...]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 2)

jean_christophe_small_cameraJean-Christophe Vié photo by Michel Gunther

This is Part 2 of an interview with Jean-Christophe Vié on Saving Threatened Species from Extinction. Jean-Christophe Vié is the Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species. Vié joined the IUCN Global Species [Continue Reading...]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 1)

jean_christophe_lemurJean-Christophe Vié and friend…photo by JC Vié.

Jean-Christophe Vié is Deputy Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species.

Vié joined the IUCN Global Species Programme in 2001 as its Deputy Director. He oversees many diverse aspects of the Programme, including regional and global biodiversity assessments and the Red List of Threatened Species, the assessment of climate change impact on biodiversity.[Continue Reading...]

About SOS and Jean-Christophe Vié

jean_christophe_camera_portraitTomorrow, I will post Part 1 of a three-part interview with Jean-Christophe Vié, Deputy Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species.

Therefore, I thought it best to post some background about him, and the SOS program, ahead of time. Especially since his background is to extensive (and so impressive).[Continue Reading...]


Tigers in Crisis is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

to Promote the Plight of Endangered Tigers and the Efforts to Save Them.