India has 50 tiger reserves which are governed by Project Tiger and administrated by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA). India is home to 70 percent of tigers in the world.
In 2006, there were 1,411 tigers which increased to 1,706 in 2010 and 2,226 in 2014. The total number of wild tigers has risen to 3,890 in 2016 according to the World Wildlife Fund and the Global Tiger Forum.
The complete list of tiger reserves in India:
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|Biligiri Ranganatha Temple||Karnataka|
|Nagarjunsagar Srisailam||Andhra Pradesh|
The in-principle approval has been accorded by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) for the creation of four new tiger reserves in India at Ratapani (MP), Sunabeda (Odisha), Guru Ghasidas (Chhattisgarh) and Orang (Assam).
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Do not forget to check out A Naturalist and Wildlife Photographers guide to Tiger Spotting article.