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Rif Mountains (October 2004- ongoing)
Field Study in Africa
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Location of Site: MOROCCO

Director: Sian S. Waters
Phone: +44 (0)770 9533314   E-Mail:
South Road, Durham DH1 3LE UNITED KINGDOM
Department: Anthropology
Institution: Durham University

Sponsoring Institution(s): Royal Zoological Society of Scotland, UK

Research Objectives: Conservation of the Barbary macaque. Examining the relationship between Barbary macaques, people and their livestock in the oak forests of Bou Hachem in the Rif Mountains of Northern Morocco.

Species Studied: Macaca sylvanus (Barbary macaque)

Publications: 2007. Waters, S.S., Aksissou, M., El Harrad, A., Hobbelink, M.E. & Fa, J.E. Holding on in the Djebela: Barbary macaque (Macaca sylvanus) in northern Morocco. Oryx 41:106-108.

Last Updated: 2011-11-30

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