Wednesday, December 11, 2002

CHIMPANZEE HABITUATION HELPS UGANDA

Roundup: Uganda protects wildlife for promotion of tourism

KAMPALA, Dec. 10 (Xinhuanet,by Chen Cailin) -- The Ugandan government has benefitted from its conservation of wildlife resource for development of its tourism....

To attract more tourists to visit national parks in the country,UWA has introduced an exclusive new product, the Chimpanzee Habituation Program in Kibale National Park in western Uganda. The program involves a team of trackers that follow chimpanzees in order to get them accustomed to human presence, so that visitors can enjoy viewing these fascinating creatures in their natural habitant....