Globally, around one million plant and animal species are now threatened with extinction...
This brief is one of three in a series that also includes the mountain gorilla and the snow leopard, produced under the Vanishing Treasures programme. Its goal is to highlight how climate change is – and will be – impacting the conservation of the Royal Bengal tiger in Bhutan.
The brief examines how climate change has multiple, and often interacting, impacts on the Royal Bengal tiger – be it on its physiology, on the ecosystems and prey species on which it depends, or on the behaviour of humans living in its surroundings – with important feedback loops that directly the conservation of this magnificent animal.
Type: Brochures and Briefs
Author: United Nations Environment Programme, GRID-Arendal
Year of publication: 2020
Place of publication: Nairobi, Kenya