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Gibbon-Related Sites
Primate Conservation and Protection
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Last updated: 20 Juy 2009

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Links to Gibbon-Related Sites

Dr. Susan Cheyne's Indonesian Gibbon Blog
Gibbon diaries from the peat swamp foret at Sebangau National Park, Cetnral Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Ecovolunteer's page on the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project in Phuket, Thailand
Offers an introductory text, a photo gallery, a news page and a extensive downloadable information brochure on the project. If you would like to join the Project as a volunteer, you can also download a printable reservation form.
Ecovolunteer's page on the Wildlife Sanctuary, Kao Look Chang, Thailand
Offers an introductory text, a photo gallery, a news page and a extensive downloadable information brochure on the project. If you would like to join the Project as a volunteer, you can also download a printable reservation form.
Endangered Primate Rescue Center (EPRC)
The EPRC is based at Cuc Phuong National Park (Nho Quan District, Ninh Binh Province, Vietnam) and is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, breeding, research and conservation of the endangered primates of Vietnam.
Gibbon (Hylobates)
Brief introduction to gibbon behavioural ecology, created as an undergraduate project by Amanda Eppolito at Davidson College, North Carolina.
Gibbon Conservation Alliance (GCA)
This organisation is aimed at promoting gibbon conservation and research, at increasing the public knowledge on gibbons and at improving the presence of gibbons in all media.
Gibbon Conservation Center
P.O. Box 800249, Santa Clarita, CA 91380, U.S.A.
Information on gibbons in general and on the gibbons kept at Alan Mootnick's Center.
Gibbon Rehabilitation Project in Phuket, Thailand
Offers introductory texts, a photo gallery, a news page and volunteer information brochure on the project.
Gibbon Rehabilitation Project
Offers a critical look at the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project in Phuket, Thailand
Brief introduction to gibbons, in German language, with a text by Markus Kappeler.
Gibbon World
Website by Hou-Chun (Michael) Chen (Taipei, Taiwan), providing information on captive gibbons (including sound and video clips), gibbon rehabilitation, and the Taiwan Zoo's gibbon survey project.
Highland Farm and Wildlife Refuge
W. & P. Deters, c/o Highland Farm & Wildlife Refuge, PO Box 24, A. Mae Sot, Tak 63110 Thailand
A private, family supported sanctuary for captive gibbons and other primates of Thailand.
Homepage of Yoichi Inoue
Includes pages presenting the author's behavioral observations on wild gray gibbons (Hylobates muelleri) in northern Borneo and his study on the cognitive development of a young white-handed gibbon (H. lar).
Huro Program
Conservation Programm of the Western Hoolock Gibbon, Association SVAA / Huro Program, 5 avenue E.Guynemer, 02400 Verdilly, France
Javan Gibbon Center
Website of the Javan Gibbon Center (JGC), Bogor, Indonesia, established since 2003.
Markus Kappeler's Homepage
This site offers the full text of Markus Kappeler's PhD thesis and of his publications on Javan silvery gibbons (Hylobates moloch).
Kalimantan Gibbons Rehabilitation Program
Kalaweit Program, JL Hangtuah N°5, Tunjung Nyahu, Palangka Raya, Kalteng, Indonesia
Research Station and Conservation Education Center at Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park
Phuket Gibbon Rehabilitation Project
The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project, Research Division of the Wild Animal Rescue Foundation of Thailand, Office: 104/3 Pa Klock, Ta Lang, Phuket 83110 Thailand
Sander van Andel's Page
Report on Sander van Andel's work at the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project in Phuket, Thailand
Save Cambodia's Wildlife
A local Cambodian conservation organisation providing environmental education, awareness and community outreach programs across Cambodia.
Silvery Gibbon Project
A website dedicated to the preservation of the endangered silvery gibbon (Hylobates moloch).
Contact: The Silvery Gibbon Project, PO Box 335, Como, Western Australia 6952, Australia
The singing apes
Internet version of a paper by Kashmira Kakati about her studies on hoolock gibbons in the Borajan reserve in Assam; previously published in Frontline - India's National Magazine 16 (No 3, Feb. 12, 1999): 65-70.
The vanishing ape
Excellent photographs of the wild hoolock gibbons in the Lawachara National Park, Bangladesh, by Sirajul Hossain.
Wild Animal Rescue and Education Center (WARED), Ranong, Thailand
A sanctuary for wild animals that have been kept as pets or have been used in tourism industry.

Wild Animal Rescue & Education Center, Baan Thalaenork, Ranong, Thailand.
Wildlife Friends of Thailand
Sanctuary for handicapped and mal-treated wild animals.

Edwin Wiek, Wildlife Rescue Center, Kao Look Chang temple, T. Tha Mai Ruak, Thayang, 76130 Petchaburi, Thailand.


Primate Conservation and Protection

Balikpapan Orangutan Society, U.S.A. (BOS-USA)
BOS-USA is a non-profit organization supporting orangutan conservation in Indonesia.
Great Ape Standing & Personhood (GRASP): Resources
The GRASP site is a home office for people interested in the legal innovation of personhood for non-human great apes. The site also offers a list of links to primate-related sites.
Indonesian Nature Conservation Database
A great site by Ed Colijn, offering information on all Nature Reserves and Parks in Indonesia.
International Primate Protection League (IPPL)
PO Box 766, Summerville, SC 29484, U.S.A.
This site offers news on primate protection, an archive of articles published by IPPL, as well as a commented list of links to primate-related sites.
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
An organization which assists foreign governments to stop the smuggling of primates from the wild and at the Centre rehabilitates the refugees of this trade and any primates who have suffered abuse.
Orangutan Network Website
The Orangutan Network was established in order to connect the field sites specializing in orangutan research and reintroduction in Borneo and Sumatra.
Primate Conservation Inc. (PCI)
1411 Shannock Rd., Charlestown, Rhode Island 02813-3726, U.S.A.
Primate Conservation Inc. is an all volunteer not for profit foundation dedicated to studying, preserving and maintaining the habitats of the least known and most endangered primates in the world.
Vietnam Science, Technology and Environment Page
Many links related the primate conservation in Vietnam, compiled by Vern Weitzel.
Wild Animal Rescue Foundation of Thailand (WAR)
235 Sukhumvit Soi 31, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
The Wild Animal Rescue Foundation of Thailand is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to the welfare and preservation of native species. It relies entirely on volunteers and private donations.


Primate Information

Primate Info Net (PIN)
Wisconsin Regional Primate Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53715-1299, U.S.A.
This large site offers information on primates, primatological organizations, the World Directory of Primatologists, links to primate information services and to other primate-related sites.
Laboratory Primate Newsletter
The Laboratory Primate Newsletter provides a central source of information about nonhuman primates and related matters to scientists who use these animals in their research.
Electronic Zoo/NetVet: Primates
An extensive list of links to primate-related sites compiled by Ken Boschert, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.
BIOSIS and the Zoological Society of London: Primates
An extensive list of links to primate-related sites.
D. Formenti's links: Primatology
Daniele Formenti, Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Facoltà di Scienca, Università di Pavia, Italy
This page offers a huge compilation of links to primate-related sites.


Primatological Societies

American Society of Primatologists
Asociación Primatológica Española (APE)
The website of the Spanish Society of Primatologists.
Associado Portuguesa de Primatologia (APP)
The website of the Portuguese Society of Primatologists.
Associazione Primatologica Italiana (API)
The website of the Italian Society of Primatologists.
European Federation for Primatology (EFP)
Gesellschaft für Primatologie (GfP)
The website of the German Society of Primatologists.
International Primatological Society (IPS)
Primate Society of Great Britain
Société Francophone de Primatologie (SFDP)
The website of the French Society of Primatologists.


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