What WWF is doing to protect the tigers
100 years ago, 100,000 tigers lived in the forests of Asia. In 2009, only 3200 tigers have been counted worldwide.
In 2010, at the Tiger Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia, WWF set the goal of doubling the number of tigers by 2022. Since then, the number of tigers living in the wild has increased for the first time in decades, at least in some countries:
Today, about 3890 of these majestic big cats live in the wild.