A juvenile chimpanzee playing with a stick in Gdansk Zoo, Poland. Photo from Cellerimus.
Pretty grim statistics from Examiner.com. According to the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology census, 90% of all wild chimpanzees that live in Côte d'Ivoire (the Ivory Coast) are dead thanks to civil war, deforestation, poaching and clearing land for farming. Currently, Taï National Park is the last stronghold for a troop of chimpanzees while the remaining population lives in scattered locations all around Côte d'Ivoire.
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