Years Funded: 2010-2012
There are fewer than 3,200 tigers remaining in the wild.
WCS worked with WildAid USA on a tiger demand reduction campaign in China and India, including airing a PSA with Jackie Chan, filming a PSA with global icon Richard Branson for airing on Virgin flights, filming a PSA with Bollywood star Vivek Oberoi for airing in India, and training for Corbett National Park in India.
Tigers are the largest species of cat. Many subspecies of the tiger are either endangered or already extinct. Humans are the primary cause of this through hunting and the destruction of habitats.