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Langur Project Penang

An citizen science driven outreach research project on the ecology, behaviour & road ecology of Dusky Langurs (Trachypithecus obscurus) for the development of a sustainable langur conservation in Penang.

-What We Do-


Research

A study on the ecology, behaviour, and road ecology of Dusky Langurs. Check out the past volunteer and interns share about their experiences as a dusky!

Environmental Education

We believe that co-existence between people and wildlife can be established through environmental education. Get to know more about our outreach program and public engagements.

Conservation

Forest fragmentation is one major problem leading to the population decline of the arboreal dusky langur. Find out more about the urban canopy bridge as solution to reduce wildlife roadkill incidents.

Support our current fundraising campaign:

Dusky Soap


Handmade with natural ingredients by To Thee •Gift

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A Children Picture Book


On Jo Leen Yap’s journey to becoming a primate conservationist.
Illustrated by Ammi Leong Yoke Mee

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“Every dusky is special.”


Ladies and Gentlemen, we present to you – LPP’s first Dusky Doll!🐵

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Thank you to our friends from Australia! 10319.8km completed & AUD3009 raised for LPP!

Read our blogs:

To my friends

Many of my Facebook friends have been contacting me since the news of the culled dusky langurs in Port Dickson went viral on social media. I am sorry if I am not replying to you, too many people and comments to handle now. My team and I are deeply saddened and disturbed by the news…

Why I feed wild animals

A clickbait for wildlife feeders with confirmation bias ‘Happy hormones’ dopamine and oxytocin are released in our heads when we share food with animals. Seeing them, so satisfied with what I can offer, I feel I am like a big person; I feel I am kind; I am taking care of them, this is unconditional…

We have another climate issue on our plate

by Dusky Rachel written during Recovery Movement Control Order 2020 As government restrictions began to gradually lighten, I’d leave my house for an hour or two for my ‘weekly fresh air’; some time away from being cooped up in my tiny apartment. Nowadays, I find myself people-watching more often than ever. Perhaps I had missed…

Our Work in Numbers


Jan 2016

Established Since

68

Volunteers Participated

80

Events & Rainforest
Programmes

29,250

Social Media
Engagements


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Fun Facts about the Dusky Langur

Collaborators

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& passionate citizens in Malaysia and around the world.