Local villagers, WildTeam, and the Forest Department rescuing a tiger that had got stranded in a village.

Photo by WildTeam

 

We know the only way to make lasting change it to develop solutions with the local people, so we make sure to talk through the problems.

Evening outreach at the tea stall for the creation of more Village Tiger Response Teams.

Local volunteers train to scare stray tigers back into the safety of the forest.

Village Tiger Response Team training.

There are now 49 Village Tiger Response Teams in the Sundarbans, made up of over 360 volunteers.  This is one of the new teams set up to protect their village and the majestic tigers.