Monthly Archives: May 2009

“Zsabu Special”

By: Sarah Nielsen Life at Chimfunshi never ceases to surprise us. As a visiting researcher I was again reminded of the infinitely complex and intricate social structures in the life of a chimpanzee. Because social groups at Chimfunshi include chimps of all ages we are able to observe a more natural hierarchy with old and young […]

Chimfunshi New Road

Our roads where so terrible. This actually started affecting the normal feeding times for the chimps. Our old vehicle that transports chimps feed 3 times a week couldn’t just cope up with the pressure. Last year August was the worst, our reliable vehicle broke down, we had to use ox carts to transport the food ( 12 km journey). This […]