The Terai Arc Landscape Project (TAL) - Wildlife Orphanage

A new life for the helpless

The TAL project was one of the financial supporters when a centre for orphan and injured wildlife was constructed in Chitwan National Park. At the moment, it has only a few enclosures, but the facility may be scaled up in the future.

 / ©: Bikas Rauniyar
Narayani, the orphan tiger, Kesara, Chitwan National Park.
© Bikas Rauniyar

The final aim is to release the animals in their natural surroundings but some obstacles still remain. The animals living in the orphanage are probably too used to having people around and thus run the risk of getting into a conflict situation with humans.