Feb 8, 2018
India started the all-India tiger census 2018, the largest survey of wildlife anywhere in the world. In this national tiger census, India will use more technology, including a mobile app MSTrIPES, with more intensive ground coverage and a higher focus on the northeast to determine the country's tiger numbers.
The last census, in 2014, had estimated India's tiger population at 2,226, up from 1,706 in 2010. Another big focus of the census will be to cover northeast India intensively