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Book's plea: Save the bonobos
Date:7/1/2008

p>Meet Lucy! She's a bonobo, and she's a lot like you! In this story, you'll learn about Lucy and her family and see amazing photographs that will make you laugh out loud.

What is a bonobo? Bonobos are our closest great ape relatives who live in a uniquely peaceful and matriarchal society.

Tragically, scientists predict bonobo extinction within 10 years unless humans protect them and their habitat, the rainforests of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in Africa.

"Our hope is that the book will be widely read and that children will fall in love with these animals, as in Marian's dream," Goodenough said. "In addition to the book, people can go to the web site to learn more about bonobos and about connecting to the environment through their connection to bonobos. That will facilitate all of our goals."


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Contact: Tony Fitzpatrick
tony_fitzpatrick@wustl.edu
314-935-5272
Washington University in St. Louis
Source:Eurekalert

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