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MISSING LINK: 3 movies with primates

by Jean-Jacques Annaud

This movie takes you back to prehistoric times, at the dawn of mankind, with three primates looking for a key element to  their survival: fire. 359 more words


Travel OTA’s stunning Kenya to Kigali Safari Adventure

Departing next November, adventure travellers have the opportunity to visit spectacular Maasai Mara in Kenya, track mountain gorillas in Uganda and soak up the Rwandan vibe in Kigali.  297 more words

Primate Connections 2015 Calendars

Primate Connections 2015 Calendars Now Available!

What fundraising project brings together 13 primate conservation organizations, four independent wildlife photographers, three primate conservation societies, two zoos, and half a dozen youth organizations, all in the name of primate conservation? 237 more words

DANTA: Association For Conservation Of The Tropics


Common Name:  Gorilla (Eastern, Western, Mountain, Western Lowland)

Scientific Name:  Gorilla beringei and Gorilla gorilla, Gorilla beringei beringei

Gorillas are the largest of the apes, and live in family groups led by a mature male known as a silverback (for the silvery hair on their back).  214 more words


Hakuna Matata to "Nightstand Cheese"

So first off my apologies I have been slacking with the blog but in my defense I feel like my everyday life in Kampala doesn’t compare much to all of our recent adventures! 1,154 more words


Meet Moses Akantorana….. An early success story!

When we first started going to Uganda we met Moses.   At the time he was working in a field lab in southern Uganda.   Though he had graduated from high school, he was not able to finance a college education.  79 more words