As observed in lemurs
, less dominant males are often left out of social practices.
It's really exciting and a great boost for our close-knit family group - the other lemurs
have been taking a keen interest in the babies and we are keeping a close eye on them in these early days," Ms Gedman added.
Klopfer expected much the same from two other dwarf lemurs
from an upland forest with cold, wet winters.
Resources is a Madagascan focused coal exploration company.
The zoo's family of crowned lemurs
will also be introduced into the enclosure later.
our guided tours are the foundation of our education program, bringing visitors close to lemurs
and creating an experience that leads them to care about them.
A baby ring-tailed lemur
clings to its mom to get around.
For the Love of Lemurs
offers an honest and hopeful example of how scientists, governments, and regular people can join together to make a real difference for the planet and all of its inhabitants.
Producer and writer Drew Fellman said: "The film, which is narrated by Morgan Freeman, gives people the opportunity to fall in love with lemurs
, like we did.
Schwitzer and his team, who came up with the emergency lemur
preservation plan, have identified 30 priority sites for lemur
conservation, which will be managed at a local level.
Now a team from Newcastle University has mounted a mission to the forests of Madagascar to study five species of lemur
and the habitat on which they depend.
infants were born at the Lemur
Conservation Foundation's Myakka City Lemur
On a dark and stormy night at Myakka City's Lemur
Reserve, Adam Davies ponders existence, extinction--and hope.
AThe island is vast - bigger than the UK - and poor infrastructure can brown lemur
comfortably forages for berries only metres from our feetmake journeys long and expensive.
Red ruffed lemurs
Fang and Igor arrived from Dublin Zoo and staff at Twycross are hoping one of the pair might breed with resident lemur