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Monkey Tracking adventures (the complete story)

A few people asked for the story of my visit to Tony Di Fiore’s research site in chronological order.  Here are all the posts in order: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 part 5 part 6 part 7 … Continue reading

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Monkey Tracking Adventures (part 10)

18 Jan 2009 Fourth day no big generator. The morning is overcast, and a bit muggy. Summarizing my project notes from the whole trip so far: Notes on gear use Each researcher carries four main pieces of electronic equipment in … Continue reading

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Monkey Tracking Adventures (part 9)

17 Jan 09 As to how the new undergrads are: loud.  I know all about the dating lives of the guys in the next cabin now. It’s another sunny day, hot for walking, but very pleasant otherwise. Not much to … Continue reading

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Monkey Tracking Adventures (part 2)

10 Jan 2009 Went out to observe wooly monkeys with Tony, Mauricio, Peter.  Attempted to track groups G and Y.  They used radio collar receiver, but had confusing time because, as near as I could tell, the two collars from … Continue reading

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Monkey Tracking Adventures (part 1)

I’m currently in the rainforest in eastern Ecuador with NYU primatologist Anthony Di Fiore and his team, learning how they track monkeys, in order to see where some of the technologies we work with at ITP can be used to … Continue reading

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