Tiger Conservation Efforts – Project Tiger, etc.

Conservation goes hi-tech in Bandipur

  1. Bandipur Tiger Reserve – Use of a drone or unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor any unauthorised entry into forests and to detect any forest fire.
  2. They also use an android app called Hejje (pugmark), for coordinating foot patrolling of forest guards and tiger tracking.
  3. Apart from using drone, the authorities have installed sensor-based cameras in the forest.

    Discuss:  Bandipur was established in 1974 as a tiger reserve under Project Tiger, is a national park located in the south Indian state of Karnataka.

  1. Bandipur Tiger Reserve – Use of a drone or unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor any unauthorised entry into forests and to detect any forest fire.
  2. They also use an android app called Hejje (pugmark), for coordinating foot patrolling of forest guards and tiger tracking.
  3. Apart from using drone, the authorities have installed sensor-based cameras in the forest.

    Discuss:  Bandipur was established in 1974 as a tiger reserve under Project Tiger, is a national park located in the south Indian state of Karnataka.