As for gadgets, aside from good cameras, a good pair of binoculars would help you appreciate the lemurs
more as they are often times on top of the trees.
These ring-tailed lemurs
are Strepsirrhines, a sub-order of primates who share a common ancestor with humans.
Then we start to prepare to open to HEY Lemurs
of the visitors.
Richard, who took over the black lemur
studbook from zoo director ZOO Derek Grove over a year ago, said: "It was a very interesting course, which I found really useful.
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.
Unlike the tree-hibernators, the upland lemurs
take periodic breaks from hibernating to sleep, Klopfer, the Lemur
Center's Marina Blanco and colleagues report in the August Royal Society Open Science.
Bushveld Minerals Limited, a mineral development company with a portfolio of vanadium and titanium-bearing iron ore, tin and coal assets in Southern Africa, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Lemur
Resources, has reached a settlement (the "Settlement") with Madam Rahajasoamampionona Ramiaramanana ("The Claimant") in respect of mining licence 4578 within its Imaloto Power Project coal concession in Madagascar (the "Project").
He said: "Giving lemurs
their food in a variety of ways encourages the animal's natural behaviour.
Susan Jones (above), the zoo's education officer, said: "We have two brown lemurs
and six ring-tailed lemurs
and they are the ambassadors for the lemurs
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.
Unfortunately, other types of lemurs
are in danger too.