Resources and Links
AZA The American Zoo and Aquarium Association, our governing body.
NAPSA The North American Primate Sanctuary Alliance is a group of dedicated organizations providing lifetime homes for chimpanzees and other primates
Ape TAG The Taxon Advisory Group for apes in AZA zoos.
Chimp Haven A home for chimpanzees retired from biomedical research.
PASA The Pan-African Sanctuary Alliance: caring for the staggering number of chimpanzees orphaned in Africa as a result of the pet trade, the bushmeat crisis and other factors.
BCTF Bushmeat Crisis Task Force: a consortium of conservation organizations and scientists dedicated to the conservation of wildlife populations threatened by commercial hunting.
Primate Info Net
Jane Goodall Institute
World Wildlife Fund
Center for Great Apes
AZA's policy statement on the use of apes in commerical entertainment.
BBC online Nature Wild Animals Wild Facts: Pan troglodytes
Discover Chimpanzees: Chimpanzee Behaviors
World of Chimpanzees: Pan troglodytes
Enchanted Learning: Pan troglodytes
Kendall Project, a grassroots effort website aimed at informing people about Apes in Entertainment and their efforts to integrate an former performer into their chimpanzee group at North Carolina Zoo.