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Recycling for Chimps

Recycling for Primate Conservation One of the biggest threats to chimpanzees and other great apes is the mining of columbite tantalite or “coltan,” an important mineral utilized by many electronic devices such as cell phones. Coltan is primarily mined in … Continued

A Mother’s Day Story: The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore And Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo Collaborate To Find Infant Chimpanzee A Mother

A baby female chimpanzee, born at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore on March 12, has moved to Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo in search of a surrogate chimp mother after her birth mother was unable to properly care for her. The … Continued

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