Monthly Archives: June 2012

From the Field – Entry 8 Kara Schroepfer

The (Un)Reliable Samwisi and the Ridge Last year I always thought of Samwisi as the reliable one.  During my first few weeks in the field I could always count on her to be somewhere in the upper slopes of Kakombe … Continue reading

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From the Field, Entry 7 Kara Schroepfer

5-Jun-12  It’s tough being a female chimp Sometimes when in the forest I ponder what it would be like to be a chimp.  Much of it seems like it would be incredibly amusing.  In particular I would love to be … Continue reading

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From the Field – Entry 6, Kara Schroepfer

Glitter has a new baby!  Amri, Nasibu and I discovered it last Tuesday.  More on this later, the internet is about to shut off for the night.  

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From the Field Entry 5, Kara Schroepfer

Zinda On my first day out in the forest our little group of Makiwa, Ferdinand and Faustino was joined by a traveling party of ~ 5 chimps.  Most were adults but I got excited when I noticed a little fella … Continue reading

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