Response of leopards to re-introduced tigers in Sariska Tiger Reserve, Western India

  title={Response of leopards to re-introduced tigers in Sariska Tiger Reserve, Western India},
  author={Krishnendu Mondal and Sudhanshu Gupta and Srimoyee Bhattacharjee and Qamar Qureshi and K. Sankar},
Tigers got exterminated from Sariska Tiger Reserve before 2005. After that, five tigers were reintroduced to Sariska during 2008 to 2010. The present study compared the abundance, site occupancy and temporal activity pattern of leopard before and after tiger re-introduction. The population of leopard was estimated by mark-recapture technique using camera traps during 2008 to 2010 in an effective trapping area of 223.3 km 2 . Before tiger re-introduction (2008), the leopard density was estimated… CONTINUE READING

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