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The Survival of Primates Is in Doubt

The most comprehensive review of primate populations ever conducted finds that 60 percent of our closest biological relatives are threatened with extinction.

January 18, 2017
2:00 PM EST
Photo: Forest converted to soy fields in Brazil. Credit: Rhett A. Butler
Photo: Yunnan snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus bieti) in China.Credit: Paul. A. Garber