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One of our largest projects at the moment is the construction of new outdoor enclosures, including high electric fences and various respective buildings to accommodate more chimpanzees.
Our school has been extensively renovated! With the expansion of the school and the employment of new teachers, we will be able to ensure that all children of Chimfunshi will have the opportunity to be taught.
Our closest relatives use botanical knowledge for foraging: They know at which time which tree bears ripe fruit, and then search for food there. This is shown by a study of German researchers who conducted field studies on chimpanzees in the Taï National Park at …
Violet and Zsabu were both smuggled illegally from Zaire to South Africa. The chimps were confiscated by customs officials at the airport. The importer, a woman from Zaire, was punished for illicit trafficking of endangered species, but got off with a low fine of only …