This Thursday, October 7th, from 11-12am EST, Panthera’s President and CEO, Dr Alan Rabinowitz, will join John Vaillant, author of the best selling book The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival, on the Minnesota Public Radio’s (MPR) Midmorning radio program to discuss the current state of Asia’s tiger populations and what conservation initiatives are needed to save this endangered species. John Vaillant is using publicity from his book to help garner support for tiger conservation efforts in the Russian Far East, where the story of The Tiger takes place.
Tune in to hear Dr. Rabinowitz’s insights on the importance of protecting tiger breeding areas and listen to John Vaillant tell the story behind The Tiger. Visit the Minnesota Public Radio website and click on “Listen Now” to hear a live stream of the discussion, or call in to 1-800-242-2828 to ask questions during the show. If you miss the show, just visit MPR's wesite to access the archived episode.