The Siberian tiger is a very rare species of tiger. From an estimated low in 2010 of 360, in May 2015 the Russian
Government announced that the Siberian (or Amur) Tiger has increased in numbers to between 480 and 540.



Image: Tiger (Siberian) by Tambako The Jaguar

Information sourced from:

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2015), Panthera tigris ssp. altaica [online].
Available from: [accessed 18/08/2015].

World Wildlife Fund (2015), Russia Announce Tiger Census Results [online],
Available from: [accessed 18/09/2015].

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