Cambodia’s Last Tiger Dies

Phnom Tamao: The Wildlife Alliance team has made the following announcement on their Facebook page:

RIP Jasper/Map 1998 – 2019

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Jasper, affectionately known as Map at Phnom Tamao. Rescued in 1998 from poachers as a cub he was believed to be the last remaining Indochinese Tiger from Cambodia’s forests. Cared for by¬†Born Free Foundation Map was provided sanctuary at Phnom Tamao in a large forested enclosure and was often seen & heard patrolling in the afternoons. He will be sadly missed, never forgotten, may he rest in peace.

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  • August 24, 2019 at 4:44 am
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    Sure would have liked more details about how Map died, where he was found, by whom, what happened then…

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