Wildsolutions
corner left-topcorner right-top
Eastern Africa Primate Diversity and Conservation Program
wildsolutions.nl
corner left-bottomcorner right-bottom
Patas monkey

Primate Research in Eastern Africa

The Eastern Africa Primate Diversity and Conservation Program is a long term research program based in Kenya. The program, founded in 2003, focuses mainly on primate biogeography, diversity, taxonomy and conservation in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. However, the program also looks into the biogeography of other African mammals including the desert warthog, various antilope species and the African golden cat.

  • Latest News

    The southern patas monkey is one of the world’s 25 most endangered primates

    The southern patas monkey Erythrocebus baumstarki is included in the 11th edition of The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates (2022–2023), a joint initiative of the IUCN SSC Primate Specialist Group, International Primatological Society, and Re:wild. This report (Mittermeier et al. 2022. ‘Primates in Peril: The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates 2022-2023’) was launched on August […]

    Read More

  • Latest Blog

    Nocturnal activity of common warthog in Rimoi Game Reserve, central Kenya

    Yvonne A. de Jong and Thomas M. Butynski Common warthog Phacochoerus africanus are the smallest of the diurnal bare-skinned large mammals (adult males ≈ 80 kg; adult females ≈ 56 kg). Partly due to their sparse cover of hair and low body fat, they are intolerant of cold and hot air temperatures.

    Read More

  • Latest Portfolio

    Eastern Kenya – September 2018

    Photographs by Yvonne de Jong & Tom Butynski.    

    Read More

  • Latest News
  • Latest Blog Post
  • Latest Portfolio

Frontpage