Search Results for: Huanan Tiger

How to Photograph a Huanan Tiger

Southern Metropolis Daily interviewed a tiger expert, Hu Huijian, on the recent Huanan (South China) tiger dispute. He demonstrated a way to fake the image of the Huanan tiger by taking photos of a paper tiger. Meanwhile, since...

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Paper Tiger? – Xiao Qiang

More hot discussion comes out on Huanan Tiger/South China Tiger. CDT’s Xiao Qiang has some thoughts to share. From The Washington Post: PAPER TIGER?: The South China tiger is alive again in the wild — at least in the Chinese blogosphere… Whether or not the tiger is bogus, the furor shows that “the government agency’s […]

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Rare-Tiger Photo Flap Makes Fur Fly in China

The Huanan Tiger dispute continues, as the Shaanxi Forestry Bureau is pushing for a genetic verification of the tiger. This is in response to the academic and legal battles over the credibility of the photos and the existence of the once extinct animals in the region, via Xin Yusi BBS: At a 12 October press […]

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True or False: A Photo Starts a National Debate

(The photo by Zhou Zhenglong) A photo taken by a local farmer recorded the vague image of Huanan Tiger/South China Tiger, which had supposedly been extinct for 42 years in mid-western China. The Shaanxi Provincial Forest Ministry held a press conference and granted 20,000 yuan to Zhou Zhenglong who took the picture. The people were […]

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