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Filoha Hamadryas Project (1996-present)
Field Study in Africa
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Location of Site: ETHIOPIA, Filoha Outpost, Awash National Park

Director: Larissa Swedell & Julian Saunders
Phone: 718 997-2897   Fax: 718-997-2885   E-Mail:
Dept of Anthropology, Queens College, 65-30 Kissena Blvd, Flushing, New York 11367
Institution: City University of New York

Sponsoring Institution(s): City University of New York, Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Department, University of KwaZulu-Natal

Research Objectives: social behavior, reproductive strategies, behavioral ecology, and vocal communication of hamadryas baboons

Field Positions and Volunteers: Ongoing opportunities for volunteers posted on PIN Primate-Jobs.

Species Studied: Papio hamadryas (hamadryas baboon)

Other Species at Site: Chlorocebus aethiops (grivet)

Last Updated: 2007-09-17

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