The Gibbon Journal: Sixth issue available


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Thomas Geissmann, Gibbon Research Lab., Zürich

May 2011

The sixth issue of the Gibbon Journal is available now. It can be downloaded in PDF-format from the website of the Gibbon Conservation Alliance ( The Gibbon Journal publishes original papers in English or German on all aspects of gibbon natural history. It is distributed electronically and published annually by the Gibbon Conservation Alliance.

Gibbon Journal No. 6: Cover Articles from the Gibbon Journal Issue No. 6 (May 2011), 43 pages:

Stephen Browne, Frank Momberg and Thomas Geissmann:
Hoolock gibbon status and conservation: Editorial

Dilip Chetry and Rekha Chetry:
Hoolock gibbon conservation in India

M. Anwarul Islam, S. B. Muzaffar, Mostafa M. Feeroz, M. Mofizul Kabir, S. Begum, Gawsia Wahidunnessa Chowdhury, M. Abdul Aziz, Suprio Chakma and Israt Jahan:
Hoolock gibbon conservation in Bangladesh

Ngwe Lwin, Thomas Geissmann, Saw Soe Aung, Thet Naing Aung, Zin Myo Aung, Tony Htin Hla, Mark Grindley and Frank Momberg:
The Myanmar Hoolock Gibbon Conservation Status Review: First results

Peng-Fei Fan and Huai-Sen Ai:
Conservation status of the eastern hoolock gibbon (Hoolock leuconedys) in China

Gawsia Wahidunnessa Chowdhury, M. Anwarul Islam, S. B. Muzaffar, M. Mofizul Kabir, Israt Jahan, M. Abdul Aziz, M. Kamrul Hasan, Suprio Chakma, S. Saif, M. Uddin, R. Akter and Samiul Mohsanin:
Saving hoolock gibbon in Bangladesh, protecting forests, and conserving biodiversity through awareness building

Jayanta Das, Jihosuo Biswas, N. Das, Sanjay Molur and Fred Bagley:
Strategic plan for western hoolock gibbon conservation in Assam, India


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