From 1 to 19 October last an expedition took place to Naar Valley, located in the Annapurna Conservation Area close to the Northen border of Nepal. This valley runs almost East-West from Phu (4.080 m) via the Sartek Thrangu Choepel Ling Gompa (monastry, 3.500 m) to the Kang La pass (5.400 m).Continue reading Artificial snow leopards installed in Naar Valley
Nepal is the first of all ‘tiger states’ that doubled its number of tigers. Not in 2022 but already in 2018!! However, government conservationists in Nepal now have voiced the concern about (a) how many tigers Nepal’s protected area system can harbour, and (b) what will determine the sustainability of a larger tiger population?Continue reading How sustainable is 2xT?