Welcome to GombeHere you can take a journey with both researchers and chimpanzees to discover what a day in the life of a Gombe chimpanzee looks like and what it takes for researchers to follow and take note of their behavior. Researchers at Duke University work together with the Jane Goodall Institute to monitor, record, archive and analyze the lives of the approximately 100 chimpanzees who call Gombe National Park home. Read More
Researcher Blog Posts
April 26, 2015 |
Tomorrow, I leave Gombe. After nearly 8 months in residence, my impending departure feels like both welcome...
January 28, 2015 |
My life at Gombe got a little less lonely on Sunday: two grad students arrived from George Washington University...
Chimpanzees have given me so much. The long hours spent with them in the forest have enriched my life beyond measure. What I have learned from them has shaped my understanding of human behavior, of our place in nature. Jane Goodall