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India fails in dealing with human-tiger conflicts


Veteran wildlife biologist and a renowned expert on tigers, K Ullas Karanth, speaks to Sharan Poovanna on the concerns surrounding the human-animal conflict in Karnataka

Are authorities dealing with the problem in the most effective way possible?

“Not in my opinion, and this is not unique to Karnataka. It starts with the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) and most states handle these incidents with little professional skill or understanding of tiger ecology.”

The whole article was published by the Hindustan Times on March 15, 2021.