World celebrates International Tiger Day
The International Tiger Day (ITD) is observed every year on July 29 to raise awareness for tiger conservation. The day is also known as Global Tiger Day (GTD). The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has stated that only 3,890 tigers are left in the world. Of them, India has the highest number. Till July 2016, there were 2,500 tigers in the country.
Topics: Bengal tiger • Conservation-reliant species • Environmental conservation • Felids • International Tiger Day • National symbols of India • Natural environment • Save China's Tigers • Tiger • World Wide Fund for Nature