Monthly Archives: December 2009

Help – Education Volunteer Needed!

Just before Christmas we said our fond farewells to Stephanie Brown who’s done a great job in supporting our local education co-ordinator to run and develop the Tacugama Kids Environmental Education Programme.  Stephanie came to Tacugama as a volunteer from the UK in September and has used her experience in education, biology and the environment […]

Benita’s arrival now makes 99 chimps at Tacugama

We hope you’ve all been enjoying the holiday season, sorry for our belated greetings but our best laid of plans to send you our festive cheer were delayed with the arrival of yet another new chimp at Tacugama, Benita is her name and she’s somewhere close to 3 years old. Dr Rosa was busy with […]

Willie and Moses: Part II

In an earlier blog we introduced you to Willie and Moses, two of Tacugama’s longest serving staff members, and gave you their answers to some questions. Read below to hear some more of their thoughts on Tacugama! What did you think about chimpanzees before you started working at Tacugama? Moses: As a wildlife officer before […]