Press Release

Proven: Eurasian Otters found in India June 11, 2016

Camera trap photos from a study conducted by the Wildlife Conservation Trust (WCT) and the Madhya Pradesh Forest Department (MPFD) have revealed the presence of Eurasian Otters in India.

Updates on the Wildlife Conservation Trust-supported Consultation on Tiger Conservation in the Central Indian Landscape December 21, 2015

The first day of the Wildlife Conservation Trust (WCT)-supported workshop on tiger conservation in the Central Indian Landscape (CIL) has drawn to a close and the foundation for a long-term partnership between the Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh Forest Departments (MFD and MPFD respectively) is being formed.

WCT is hosting a consultation to promote inter-state collaboration on tiger conservation December 21, 2015

The Wildlife Conservation Trust (WCT) is facilitating a consultation between the Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh Forest Departments and the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) on landscape-level tiger conservation in Central India on December 21 and 22, 2015.  

Tiger Estimation outside PAs in Maharashtra June 02, 2015

A first-of-its-kind tiger estimation study conducted by the Wildlife Conservation Trust (WCT) in areas outside Protected Areas (PAs) of the Chandrapur District of Maharashtra has revealed the presence of 48 adult tigers. This pushes the number of tigers in the district to 120 including 72 living inside the Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve (as per the 2014 tiger estimation report). 

Site Security Training for STPF officials February 23, 2015

WCT, in association with Panthera, is conducting a first-of-its-kind ‘Site Security Training’ for officials of the Special Tiger Protection Task Force (STPF) of the Pench and Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserves.