Sunday, August 30, 2015

Pygmy Hippo Yawn

User 'LJE' found this great video of a pygmy hippo yawning and user 'yshish' suggested it for #DailyZoo posting. 

Perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon ;)

Video can be found here: 

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Sunday, August 23, 2015

Chimp River Cross

We recently uploaded a new field site to Chimp&See and user "Orohena" found this great sequence of chimps crossing a river via some lyanas! 

No matches have been made for these guys yet so there is still a chance to find these chimps in other videos, make matches and give them names! Join the discussion here:

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Saturday, August 15, 2015

Jane Goodall's original notes for identifying chimpanzees

The Jane Goodal Instiute shared these original notes by Dr Goodall herself on how to identify chimps -very useful for everyone trying to match chimps on Chimp&See!

If you want to help us identify chimps (and name a chimp if you make a match!) check out these discussions to get started:

via The Leakey Foundation facebook page

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

World Elephant Day: Elephant snare injury from our collaborators at the Ngogo Chimpanzee Project, Kibale Forest, Uganda

Our collaborators at the Ngogo Chimpanzee Project Inc. posted this video today from one of our collaborative camera traps of an elephant that suffers from a snare wound. The Ngogo Chimpanzee Project funds anti-snaring patrols that go out ever day in Kibale National Park, Uganda to remove snares and save animals. Consider supporting them HERE and liking their facebook page today on ‪#‎WorldElephantDay‬.

You can see the video here:

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Bongo Camera Reaction

Chimp&See user MariaCristobal found this amazing bongo camera reaction footage at one of of our West African sites. We don't often get nice colour videos of bongos so this is pretty special! 

Chimp&See in the Max Planck Society journal

Friday, August 7, 2015