Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
COSMIC RHINO

Wstn chimps down 80% agric logging mining etc

1 post in this topic

there has been a massive decline from 1990 to 2014 as measured by research

 

  • this is due to traditional slash and burn , and modern industrial agriculture
  • logging
  • mining
  • oil operations 

 

they are   now listed as threatened on the IUCN red list 

 

please   see  https://news.mongabay.com/2017/07/western-chimpanzee-numbers-declined-by-more-than-80-percent-over-the-past-quarter-century/?n3wsletter&utm_source=Mongabay+Newsletter&utm_campaign=3bb97fc3c4-newsletter_2017_08_03&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_940652e1f4-3bb97fc3c4-67239299

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.


© 2006 - 2017 www.safaritalk.net - Talking Safaris and African Wildlife Conservation since 2006. Passionate about Africa.