Tigers "camera trapped" in Nagarahole as part of an ongoing scientific population estimation project
Conservation efforts that are rooted in robust science have a better chance of success. An understanding of basic wildlife research principles and methodologies (like animal population estimations) is essential for the modern-day conservationist.
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We define conservation as knowledge-driven actions that lead to the effective management and recovery of wildlife. That means giving priority to meeting the ecological needs of wildlife populations in decline, and to the recovery and expansion of their habitats.
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