..... Datuk Dr. Dionysius Sharma, WWF Malaysia Chief Executive
2) Commercial poaching
3) Human-tiger conflict
4) Declining prey base
5) Science deficiency in the monitoring of tigers and their prey
Commerical poaching has been identified as the most urgent threat to tigers and it has the capacity to do most damage in the shortest period of time. The tiger population has been decimated due to illegal hunting for their skins, bones and other body parts.
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