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Ice Age to Present: Big Cats Face Extinction Due to Prey Loss, Says Study

When a global team of researchers undertook a project to study whether Ice Age extinction trends could be applied to present day lions and tigers, they were surprised to find that next in the line are the African Lion and Sunda clouded leopard. Using a new global database FelidDIET, the team of scientists from the universities of Sussex, Oxford’s Wildlife ...

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Growing Sea Levels Put Bengal Tigers at Risk, Says IUCN

Royal Tiger or more ordinarily Bengal Tiger started undergoing a decreasing tendency since 2011. It posed such an intense effect on these species that the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) declared them to be endangered in 2010.   Now, IUCN also declared that growing sea levels triggered by alteration in climate puts the Bengal tigers ...

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Endangered snow leopard noticed first time in Kumaon Hills of Himalayas

Uttarakhand that houses the beautiful Kumaon Himalayas became the talk of town when snow leopard- the most endangered species on earth, was noticed in the Himalayas, thereby disclosing for the first time that these species are still existing. As per the Uttarakhand forest department officials, a camera captured the picture of the snow leopard, thus making it the first recorded ...

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