In the last two weeks we were in the process of capture one or two capuchin monkeys from the Rio do Brasil Reserve to install radio-colars on those individuals, to help us locate and habituate the group. Plan and carry a primate capture is logistically complex, and although we had some problems this time, we … Continue reading Captures | Capturas
Once again we are preparing for field work. This time to install radio-colars in two capuchin monkeys at RPPN Rio do Brasil. With those radios we are going to find and follow our groups more easily, and thus collect more behavioral data. ------ Mais uma vez nos preparamos para um trabalho de campo. Dessa vez … Continue reading Field work preparation | preparação para campo
divulgamos aqui uma prestação de contas do dinheiro arrecadado e os gastos relacionados com o registro da ONG
Field work can be surprising.
Back to the field! On my way to Serra da Capivara National Park for a month and half of field work. First some weeks performing field experiments regarding stone tool use by the capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus), with Oxford colleague Lydia V. Luncz. After that, 10 days working with Primate Archaeology team to investigate archaeological evidence on … Continue reading Serra da Capivara 2017
A brief report of our team field trip to Bahia, on march/2017
Our first goal for the NeoPReGo was reached a few weeks ago, when we formalized our statute and founded the organization. We already have logistical and material support in on of our field sites (RPPN Rio do Brasil), where we have radio-collar, field assistants, and transportation for researchers. However, we lack one piece of equipment to go … Continue reading Crowdfunding | Financiamento coletivo