Siberian Tigers Killed in 2012-2013

in Environmental Threats

Officials with the World Wildlife Fund stated that at least 19 Siberian Tigers were killed by poachers between 2012 and the first half of 2013 in Russia.

The body parts of a Siberian tiger can be sold for up to $50,000 on the black market in China.

(More prices of the illegal wildlife trade.)

Source: “Poachers Kill 19 Russian Tigers in 2012-13 – WWF,” RIA Novosti, July 31, 2013.

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