The Primate Diaries

Archives for November, 2005

Behind Enemy Lines

Reprinted from Wildlife Conservation Magazine “Behind Enemy Lines” November/December 2005 By Eric Michael Johnson           December 2002 — After four days traveling upriver in a dugout canoe, Belgian primatologist Jef Dupain became the first researcher in five years to return to the war-torn Lomako Forest in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo). As he surveyed…