Sunday, October 3, 2010

Saving Critically Endangered Primates (Video) *Tilo Nadler's quest to save rare species in Vietnam*


Grey-shanked douc langur (Pygathrix cinerea)
The “youngest” Vietnamese primate species: 1997 scientific description based on confiscated animals at the EPRC

Saving Critically Endangered Primates

Tilo Nadler and the Endangered Primate Rescue Center based at Cuc Phuong National Park is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, breeding, research and conservation of the endangered primates of Vietnam. The final goal of the EPRC is the establishment of stable populations of highly endangered primate species in captivity as a source for further reintroduction programs.

(CNN) CNN's Dan Rivers reports on one man's mission to save critically endangered primates in Vietnam.


Tilo Nadler and one of the critically endangered primates in Vietnam, a Golden-headed langur (Trachypithecus poliocephalus)

Related Articles and Links
Endangered Primate Rescue Center (EPRC)
The Primates of Vietnam (EPRC)

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