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Tiger Hunting: Illegal Worldwide But Still on the Rise – January 3, 2014

Book Excerpt: Tigers Forever: Saving the World's Most Endangered Big Cat

National Geographic photographer Steve Winter spent a decade in search of wild tigers. It began with a story that sent him deep into Myanmar's jungles in 2003, but eventually brought him to Sumatra, Thailand, and India. In 2007, environmental journalist Sharon Guynup was working on a story about wildlife poaching in India’s Kaziranga National Park when she glimpsed her first tiger, and began writing regularly about big cats. They felt the need to speak louder for this seriously endangered cat, and collaborated on Tigers Forever: Saving the World's Most Endangered Big Cat, their new book just out from National Geographic Books. Writing in his voice, Guynup details Winter’s… more

by: Steve Winter and Sharon Guynup

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