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Lake Bunyonyi Is A Natural Wonder of The World - Uganda Safaris & Tours

Lake Bunyonyi ought to be considered one of the natural wonders of the world and, now that I’ve seen it before my own eyes, it’s joined the ranks of my most beloved travel destinations. 740 more words

Uganda Safaris

Monkeying Around

According to National Geographic chimpanzees are “our closest living relatives, sharing more than 98 percent of our genetic blueprint.” Do you see yourself in this guy? 104 more words

Nature

Chimpanzee dies in fall from tree at the Kansas City Zoo

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Kansas City Zoo says a 31-year-old male chimpanzee died in an accidental fall from a tree.

The zoo said Wednesday the chimp, called Bahati, climbed a tree while interacting with other chimps. 74 more words

News

Research on lab chimps is over. Why have so few been retired to sanctuaries?

On 12th June, 2015, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service classified chimpanzees as Endangered, effectively ending biomedical studies on them. Two years later only 73 chimps have been moved to sanctuaries, leaving almost 600 still caged up in research facilities. 2,557 more words

Sanctuaries

Edinburgh Zoo

We went to Edinburgh Zoo for the day!

4:30am – it was an early start, our flight was at 7am from Bristol Airport but it was an exciting day trip (anyway I can sleep on the plane right?). 324 more words

Update on the Iraqi Kurdistan chimpanzee Manno

Manno arrived in Nairobi from Erbil, Iraq, the afternoon of 30th November 2016. His rescue and relocation took exactly one year from the time PEGAS heard of Manno to the time of his arrival, giving some indication of the difficulty in rescuing and relocating chimpanzees across national frontiers. 1,070 more words

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