Half Moon Bay mountain lion cubs were size of house cats

  HALF MOON BAY — A necropsy report released late Friday showed two mountain cubs shot to death by California Department of Fish and Game wardens Dec. 1 were much younger and smaller than the agency had previously stated, and Director Charlton Bonham...

Sumatran tiger sperm bank

Sumatran tiger sperm bank Wahyoe Boediwardhana, The Jakarta Post, Bogor, West Java  Sat, December 15 2012, 3:40 PM   Deadly look: Ara, 17-year-old female Sumatran tiger, sits in her enclosure at Taman Safari Indonesia (TSI) conservation park in Cisarua, Bogor....

Expert warns of tiger population on brink

    Somphot Duangchantrasiri, head of the Khao Nang Rum wildlife research station, which runs a camera trapping project in Petchaburi’s Kaeng Krachan National Park, said his team had found the tiger population in the park was on the decline.   In...

Trapped Tigress Is Rescued

The animal recovers, but other tigers may meet a different fate. This female tiger caught in a barbed wire fence was later rescued. Photograph courtesy Karnataka Forest Department via WCS   Sasha Ingber National Geographic News Published December 14, 2012  ...

Video Reveals Rare Tiger Cubs in Sumatran Forest

  A camera trap caught video of a mother tiger and her two cubs in a protected Sumatran forest, the first evidence of breeding in this location, conservationists say. The footage was captured in Sumatra’s Sembilang National Park. Scientists from the...