15 March 2010
There have been some major changes to the Lilongwe Wildlife Centre Primate Release Programme over the last few months. We have taken the very difficult decision to put all future releases on hold for the short term as the...
23 February 2010
Categories: Homepage News, Primates Campaign News
The announcement this week of the World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates provides a useful benchmark for conservationists and organisations focussing on this class of animals.
17 February 2010
Titan’s Troop has now been living in the wilds of Malawi for 9 months, and to the best of our knowledge all seven monkeys continue to thrive. We now only visit our release troop 2 - 3 times a week to conduct a quick head count...
4 January 2010
The remaining seven members of Titan’s Troop have now reached 6 months since their release, marking a real milestone in their survival success. At this point the research team now almost completely backs away from the troop, no...
28 December 2009
Matondo season is upon Malawi! Find out more about the matondo and a leopard from LLWC here.
18 December 2009
Read the latest from the Lilongwe Wildlife Centre primate release project in Kasungu National Park, Malawi.
11 December 2009
It is with a heavy heart that we write this blog. At the end of October, Titan, the alpha male, was killed defending his troop from a Baboon attack. On the morning of the attack we arrived at the monkeys sleeping site and could...
18 November 2009
We have now had 6 weeks to settle in and have certainly had to hit the ground running! Unfortunately there is some sad news to report from the vervet monkeys. In mid September we sadly lost Skinny, who suffered a severe...
21 October 2009
Uganda has taken the outrageous decision to lift a decades-old ban on hunting.
14 October 2009
On Monday 12th October, a lorry load of recycled office furniture and supplies started its long journey from Swindon to Malawi as part of a joint project between the Born Free Foundation and the Green Standards Trust.