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Cape Peninsula Baboon Research Unit (2006-present)
Field Study in Africa
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Location of Site: SOUTH AFRICA, Western Cape Peninsula

Director: none (collaborative research group)
Institution: University of Cape Town

Sponsoring Institution(s): University of Cape Town, City University of New York, University of KwaZulu-Natal

Research Objectives: ecology, behaviour, genetics, and evolution of chacma baboons; contribution to management of Cape Peninsula population and resolution of baboon-human conflict in Cape Peninsula

Field Positions and Volunteers: Many volunteer positions available. See BRU website for details.

Species Studied: Papio ursinus (chacma baboon)

Last Updated: 2007-09-18

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