Archives for 2014

Camera Trap Images Help Tigers

19 November 2014 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Human-wildlife conflict resolution near protected areas critical for tiger survival
Stripe-matching software and individual [Continue Reading…]

For Tiger Populations, a New Threat

10 November 2014 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK — Along with the pressures of habitat loss, poaching and depletion of prey species, a new threat to tiger [Continue Reading…]

New E-book to Benefit WCS Tiger Work

03 November 2014 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

20 Ways To Track A Tiger is a multi-sensory e-book experience about the survival of a wild Indian tigress and her two [Continue Reading…]

Interview with Sharon Guynup

Sumatran tigers – photo by Craig Kasnoff

14 August 2014 | Interview 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 [Continue Reading…]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 3)

07 August 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

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 [Continue Reading…]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 2)

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31 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Jean-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 [Continue Reading…]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 1)

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24 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Jean-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 [Continue Reading…]

About SOS and Jean-Christophe Vié

17 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Tomorrow, 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.[Continue Reading…]

Tom Lovejoy on Endangered Species

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10 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Conservation biologist Tom Lovejoy surrounded by the rainforest of Brazil

EEJ INTERVIEW WITH TOM LOVEJOY:

Tom Lovejoy has spent most of his life working on conservation issues and trying [Continue Reading…]

Fred Bagley on Endangered Tigers

fred_tiger-300x16503 July 2014 | Interview by Craig KasnoffFred Bagley is project officer for the Asiaportions of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Wildlife Without Borders Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund and Great Ape Conservation Fund.

In this capacity he works with international, regional, and local organizations on the conservation of the tiger, greater one-horned rhino, Javan rhino, Sumatran rhino, orangutan and gibbon. He has worked for the Service’s Division of International Conservation since 1989 and, in addition to the grant funds, has managed projects such as the development of the Wildlife Institute of India, follow-up scientific collaboration between the Service and the Institute, and technical assistance to the Sri Lankan Department of Wildlife Conservation.

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Keshav Varma on Endangered Tigers (2)

Keshav_Varma_Vietnam_Tiger_Day_Event_July_2011-300x19526 June 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Keshav Varma is the World Bank’s Program Director for the Global Tiger Initiative (GTI), an innovative alliance and partnership platform of governments, international agencies, civil society, and the private sector united to save wild tigers from extinction.

Mr. Varma has had a 30-year career as a senior servant and senior World Bank official, focused on complex urban policy issues, reconstruction programs and recently climate change and conservation to enhance sustainability of infrastructure growth.
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Keshav Varma on Endangered Tigers (1)

Keshav_Varma_St-300x18119 June 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Keshav Varma is the World Bank’s Program Director for the Global Tiger Initiative (GTI), an innovative alliance and partnership platform of governments, international agencies, civil society, and the private sector united to save wild tigers from extinction.

Mr. Varma has had a 30-year career as a senior servant and senior World Bank official, focused on complex urban policy issues, reconstruction programs and recently climate change and conservation to enhance sustainability of infrastructure growth.[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.