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-
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!
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.
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.
To be the voice of the dusky langurs and wildlife residents in Penang, to serve as a citizen science-based platform for students and the local community, where LPP lead towards promoting coexistence between humans and wildlife through field research, conservation (urban canopy bridge), and environmental education.
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Thank you to our friends from Australia! 10319.8km completed & AUD3009 raised for LPP!
Read our blogs:
| by Dusky Hao Ran How do I found myself into Langur Project Penang? Having the opportunity to study Zoology in Melbourne is something that I will always be grateful for. However, the pandemic threw 1/3 of my degree online and delayed the other 1/3 for a whole year. I still wanted to make the…
Dusky Langur’s favourite tree to rest – The Ketapang (Terminalia catappa). “Let’s Bridge to Coexist” A female dusky langur carrying her orange infant, sitting on a firehose canopy bridge, installed by Langur Project Penang & APE Malaysia. Look at the back of the shirt – where the dusky langurs are sitting on a beautiful Ketapang…
On 26 June 2021, we received the news of nine long-tailed macaques dead or dying after they were poisoned near the Grand View Apartment, Paya Terubong, Penang. This news is saddening and disturbing, where a human being with the ability to make rational thoughts decided to place poison in the food for the poor macaques…
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