Primates

Andres Link

Effects of Deforestation on the Behavioural Ecology of the Critically Endangered Brown Spider Monkeys (Ateles hybridus) and the Primate Community at Serranía de Las Quinchas, Colombia

This project aims to evaluate the ecological responses of the critically endangered brown spider monkeys (Ateles hybridus) to deforestation and habitat loss at Serrania de Las Quinchas, in Colombia.

Yahkat Barshep

Primates of the Amurum Reserve: Their Conservation Status

A survey of the primates within the Amurum Reserve will be conducted.

Indah Winarti

Generating Local Conservation of Javan Slow Lorises in Unprotected Habitat Areas in Tasikmalaya and Ciamis

This project aims to contribute to loris conservation by: 1. Collecting baseline data on their distribution in unprotected habitat area in Tasikmalaya and Ciamis, and 2. Encourage involvement by the local community and will provide conservation education to the local schools near the habitat areas.

David Nyaga Mugo Mbora

Conserving the Critically Endangered Tana River Red Colobus and Tana Mangabey through Research and Community Education

This project aims to enhance the conservation of two critically endangered primates by integrating research activities with community education and awareness activities.

Natalia Ceballos-Mago

The Margarita Monkey, an Endangered Capuchin Inhabiting a Fragmented Habitat on Margarita Island, Venezuela

The main goal in this study is to evaluate the use of habitat by the Margarita capuchin monkey over its fragmented range of distribution and generate recommendation for its conservation.

Dilip Chetry

Current Status and Conservation of Primates in Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary in the State of Arunachal Pradesh, India

The project aims to generate data on status and diversity of primates and as well as to identify threats in Malini and Mipi areas of Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary

Bruna Bezerra

Social Ecology of Wild Golden Backed-Uacari in National Park of Jaú (PNJ), Amazônia, Brazil. A Contribution to the Management Plan of the PNJ

The vocal repertoire of wild golden-backed uacari, Cacajao melanocephalus ouakary, will be ascertained and related to their behaviour in order to gain a greater understanding of their social ecology.

Philbert Nyinondi

Human-Monkeys Conflict Management and Conservation in Mt. Uluguru

The aim of this project first phase is to develop a monkeys management techniques to reduce human-monkeys conflict on the farm-forests crossing point, and improve animal welfare through encouraging use of ecological integrated pest mitigation techniques instead of lethal ones that are commonly used presently.

Jayanta Das

Strengthening the Hoolock Gibbon Conservation Program in Newly Declared Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam

An appraisal of conservation intervention through community education and extensions.

Tharcisse Ukizintambara

Edge Effects on Ranging and Foraging Behaviour of L’Hoest's Monkey (Cercopithecus Lhoesti) in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda

In this project I analyze habitat characteristics, evaluate food availability and threats in relation to forest edge proximity and determine differences in behavior between the edge and the interior groups.