Primate Tourism


Best Practice Guidelines for Responsible Images of Non-Human Primates

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Recommended Reading

Wallis, J. The Role of Tourism in Securing a Sustainable Existence for Primates. Primatology, Biocultural Diversity and Sustainable Development in Tropical Forests. UNESCO, 2019.

Russon A and Wallis J. (editors) Primate-Focused Tourism: A Tool for Conservation? Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Wallis J, Lonsdorf EL. Summary of recommendations for primate conservation education programs. Invited commentary for special issue of the Am. J. Primatol. 71:441-444, 2010.

Paterson, J. and Wallis, J. Commensalism and Conflict: The Human-Primate Interface.  Volume 4 of the Book Series: Special Topics in Primatology. American Society of Primatologists, 2005.

Formenty P, Karesh W, Froment JM, Wallis J. Infectious diseases in West Africa: A common threat to chimpanzees and humans. In: West African Chimpanzees. Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan. Kormos R, Boesch C, Bakarr MI, & Butynski T, eds. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK. p 169-174, 2003.

Wallis J, Lee DR.  Primate conservation: Prevention of disease transmission. International Journal of Primatology, 20(6): 803-826, 1999.