- Global Tiger Initiative
- Global Tiger Initiative
Priority Implementation Actions
Planning Meeting of
the Tiger Range Countries’ National Focal Points
the Global Tiger Recovery Program Implementation Plan
March 10, 2013
1: Actively strengthen the front lines
Goal 1: Promote living condition of front line staffs.
Action 1: Increase salary of patrolling staff about 50%
Goal 2: Expand coverage in SMART patrolling
Action 2: Build capacity to implement SMART Patrol in
other PAs of WEFCOM, KaengKrachan, and Dong PraYa
Yen forest complexes
Goal3: Promote working inspiration to nature conservation
Action 3: Cooperate with NGOs or nature conservation
foundation for the subsidiary payment to the frontline staff
incase of death or injury.
Goal 4: Strengthen law enforcement to combat illegal wildlife
Action 4: Establish a new wildlife forensic laboratory &
DNA/stripes database of captive tigers.
5. Support launch tiger restoration programs
Goal : Increase prey density in
potential tiger source sites.
Action: Re-introduce tiger’s prey
(about 130 sambars, 50 eld’s deer,
and 115 hog deer) in
Mae Wong National Park,
Thung Salang Luang National Park,
Kui Buri National Park and
Phu Kheiw Wildlife Sanctuary
6. Accelerate the flow of national and external funds to
support actions on the ground
Specific Goal : Improve management
effectiveness at HKK-TY
Action : Implement GEF project on title
”Strengthening Capacity and
Incentives for Wildlife Conservation
at Huai Kha Khaeng -Thung Yai
Naresuan World Heritage Site”
Increase salary of patrolling staff about 50%
Build capacity to implement SMART Patrol in other PAs
Cooperate with NGOs for the subsidiary payment to the staff
Establish a wildlife forensic laboratory & database of captive tigers
Implement SMART patrol system for the entire population
Establish 200 new ranger stations in all critical tiger habitats
Put 25 new fully-equipped teams into SMART patrolling
Develop sustainable economies that support 5 local communities
Establish joint protocol and regular trans-boundary law enforcement
Re-introduce tiger's prey in potentials source site
Implement GEF project on title "Strengthening Capacity and Incentives for
Wildlife Conservation at HKK-TY"
Develop wildlife-based ecotourism strategy in HKK
Produce quality publications to the public
NTRP Evaluation and proposed the new actions
Build capacity and implement standard monitoring to conduct and publish
tiger and prey surveys
9. Develop national two-year action plans to better
monitor NTRP/GTRP implementation
Goal 1: Strengthen the implementation of Tiger action plan.
Action 1:NTRP Evaluation and proposed the new actions
Goal 2:Expand monitoring system to all tiger source sites.
Action 2: Build capacity and implement standard monitoring to
conduct and publish tiger and prey surveys in all WEFCOM,
KrangKra Chan and Dong PraYa Yen KhaoYai Forest
complexes- as described in PIAs.