great apes http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Jackson's Great Apes Summit shows need for public involvement http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jacksons-great-apes-summit-shows-need-public-involvement <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jackson is a long way from the land of the great apes, but this weekend, the world’s leading </span>primatologists<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> gathered there to discuss their future.</span></p><p>Gorillas, chimpanzees and orangutans have all seen dramatic population declines over the last hundred years. Doug Cress works for the Great Apes Survival partnership, or GRASP, one of the sponsors of the summit. He says the declines can be attributed to a single source.</p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 14:13:21 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 47331 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jackson's Great Apes Summit shows need for public involvement