WWF Urges Better Protection for Sumatran Tigers | WWF

WWF Urges Better Protection for Sumatran Tigers



Posted on 18 August 2011
From the Jakarta Post: The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Indonesia has called for increased efforts to protect Sumatran tigers, citing that there are only about 400 of the animals left worldwide.
WWF Indonesia tiger protection coordinator Osmantri said that Sumatran tigers were the only sub-species of Indonesian tigers that remained alive, after following the extinctions of the Javan and Bali tigers in the early 20th Century.
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