Two new species were recently recorded in Nepal for the first time by Panthera Kaplan scholar and PhD fellow, Madhu Chetri. Camera trap images captured in May and June of this year identified the Steppe polecat, a relative of the black-footed ferret, and the Tibetan or Himalayan wolf in Nepal’s Annapurna-Manaslu landscape – an area managed by Panthera’s partner, the National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC).
National Geographic NewsWatch has just published a new article by Tajikistan Snow Leopard Program Director, Tanya Rosen, on Panthera’s snow leopard conservation work in the central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan.
On Monday, Panthera CEO and one of the world’s leading wild cat scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, was interviewed live on The Diane Rehm Show in Washington, D.C.
Today at 11am EST, Panthera’s CEO and one of the world’s leading wild cat scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, will be interviewed live on The Diane Rehm Show in Washington, D.C.
In a new online video segment, Reuters has featured an interview with Panthera’s CEO and one of the world’s leading tiger scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, on the state of the endangered tiger and the “sky-rocketing” trade in tiger parts on the illegal wildlife market that is threatening the future of the fewer than 3,200 wild tigers that remain in Asia, and the species as a whole.
On Monday, August 18th, Panthera’s CEO and one of the world’s leading wild cat scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, will be interviewed live on The Diane Rehm Show in Washington, D.C.
Last week, Panthera’s CEO and wild cat scientist, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, was interviewed on New Hampshire Public Radio’s ‘The Exchange’ program to discuss the state of wild cats around the globe, unique threats these species are facing in various regions of the world and the critical conservation work Panthera is carrying out today to ensure these wild cats live on forever.
Listen to the interview to learn why the tiger is one of the most endangered big cats in the world today and how wild cat corridors (like the Jaguar Corridor extending from Mexico to Argentina) are created and identified, hear Dr. Rabinowitz answer listeners questions, and more.
On Saturday, August 9th, at 6pm, Panthera’s CEO, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, will deliver the keynote address, entitled ‘Connecting the Dots: Saving the World’s Big Cat Species,’ at the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Annual Meeting and Summer Celebration.
Jakarta, Indonesia - On July 16th, 2014, Panthera, the world's leading wild cat conservation organization, at their annual Tigers Forever meeting, recognized notable successes from numerous partners across tiger range in the fight to save wild tigers.
Each year, Panthera hosts a Tigers Forever program meeting, bringing together existing and potential conservation partners, including some of the world’s leading tiger scientists, law enforcement specialists and policy experts, to assess the state of the fewer than 3,200 wild tigers that remain in the world and identify the conservation activities required to ensure the long term survival of the species.