Rajaji Tiger Reserve

Rajaji Tiger Reserve News

For promised road, Uttarakhand wangles land from tiger reserve

On Monday, the National Green Tribunal barred construction of the Ramnagar-Kalagarh stretch of the proposed highway through Corbett Tiger Reserve. However, work in the Haridwar-Kotdwar stretch through Rajaji Tiger Reserve has already begun without statutory clearances..

Uttarakhand poaching: Rajaji Tiger Reserve director, 10 forest officials named in probe report

On March 22, 2017, a Dehradun forest division team found meat, bones and a leopard skin near Motichur range of Rajaji Tiger Reserve.


Uttarakhand records jump in tiger numbers

Home to the country’s second highest tiger population, Uttarakhand has recorded a massive jump in the tiger numbers with the Corbett Tiger Reserve becoming home to 45 more tigers since 2015 and the Rajaji Tiger Reserve having 18 more big cats than were recorded in the 2014 tiger census.