BARB WELKER: MONKEY WOMAN
ANTHROPOLOGIST <ul><li>PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGIST </li></ul><ul><li>PRIMATOLOGIST </li></ul><ul><li>BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGIST </li...
PRIMATE RESEARCH <ul><li>Buffalo Zoo –  Macaca fuscata </li></ul><ul><li>Cayo Santiago, P.R. –  Macaca mulatta </li></ul><...
Alouatta palliata aka MANTLED HOWLER/HOWLING MONKEYS
 
 
 
SLEEP/REST PATTERNS
FEEDING SELECTIVITY
FEEDING TREE CHARACTERISTICS
USE OF SPACE
HOW FIGS AFFECT RANGING PATTERNS
FORAGING STRATEGIES IN RELATION TO FOOD AVAILABILITY
PHYTOCHEMISTRY IN RELATION TO FEEDING SELECTIVITY
POSSIBLE MEDICINAL PLANT USE
PLANT COLLECTION AND ANALYSES
 
 
FIELD SCHOOL AND STUDENT RESEARCH
COURSE TOPICS <ul><li>I.  Evolution, ecology, categories / species examples of social organization and locomotion </li></u...
REQUIREMENTS <ul><li>Participation 5% </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“TOPICS” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Questions, interesting...
<ul><li>12/27 7:00 Intro and Welker’s research </li></ul><ul><li>12/28 7:00* Trail systems, flora, and fauna and data coll...
HOPE YOU ENJOY YOUR TIME HERE!
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  1. 1. BARB WELKER: MONKEY WOMAN
  2. 2. ANTHROPOLOGIST <ul><li>PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGIST </li></ul><ul><li>PRIMATOLOGIST </li></ul><ul><li>BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGIST </li></ul>
  3. 3. PRIMATE RESEARCH <ul><li>Buffalo Zoo – Macaca fuscata </li></ul><ul><li>Cayo Santiago, P.R. – Macaca mulatta </li></ul><ul><li>Santa Rosa, C.R. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Alouatta palliata aka MANTLED HOWLER/HOWLING MONKEYS
  5. 8. SLEEP/REST PATTERNS
  6. 9. FEEDING SELECTIVITY
  7. 10. FEEDING TREE CHARACTERISTICS
  8. 11. USE OF SPACE
  9. 12. HOW FIGS AFFECT RANGING PATTERNS
  10. 13. FORAGING STRATEGIES IN RELATION TO FOOD AVAILABILITY
  11. 14. PHYTOCHEMISTRY IN RELATION TO FEEDING SELECTIVITY
  12. 15. POSSIBLE MEDICINAL PLANT USE
  13. 16. PLANT COLLECTION AND ANALYSES
  14. 19. FIELD SCHOOL AND STUDENT RESEARCH
  15. 20. COURSE TOPICS <ul><li>I. Evolution, ecology, categories / species examples of social organization and locomotion </li></ul><ul><li>II. Primate species </li></ul><ul><li>III. Primate behavior </li></ul>
  16. 21. REQUIREMENTS <ul><li>Participation 5% </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“TOPICS” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Questions, interesting facts you read about, critters, howler behavior… </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>2 exams @ 25% each </li></ul><ul><ul><li>NON-CUMULATIVE – multiple choice, fill-in, short answer </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Research project: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Presentation @ 15% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Library research: topic or species </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>5 acceptable references </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Data collection, entry, analyses, and group presentation @ 30% </li></ul></ul>
  17. 22. <ul><li>12/27 7:00 Intro and Welker’s research </li></ul><ul><li>12/28 7:00* Trail systems, flora, and fauna and data collection techniques practice with light meters and </li></ul><ul><li>temp/humidity gauges </li></ul><ul><li>7:00 What are primates? 2 </li></ul><ul><li>12/29 Begin data collection & trail orientation </li></ul><ul><li>7:00 Film: “Primates of the World” </li></ul><ul><li>12/30 7:00 Primate evolution 3, 10 </li></ul><ul><li>12/31 7:00 Primate ecology and locomotion 6, 11 </li></ul><ul><li>1/1 9:00 BEACH – LUNCH AND TRANSPORTATION </li></ul><ul><li>1/2 7:00 Primate social organization and mating systems 4, 5 </li></ul><ul><li>1/3 7:00 Film: &quot;A Life in the Trees&quot; and data discussion </li></ul><ul><li>1/4 7:00 EXAM 1 </li></ul><ul><li>1/5 7:00 Prosimians </li></ul><ul><li>1/6 7:00 Film: “The living Eden” </li></ul><ul><li>1/7 7:00 New World monkeys </li></ul><ul><li>1/8 7:00 Film: &quot;Three Monkeys&quot; and individual presentations </li></ul><ul><li>1/9 7:00 ADVENTURE DAY – volcano or biking or kayaking or R&R – FEE FOR GUIDE </li></ul><ul><li>1/10 7:00 Old World monkeys </li></ul><ul><li>1/11 7:00 Strum film on baboons and “Langurs of Abu” </li></ul><ul><li>1/12 7:00 Apes & Film on chimps </li></ul><ul><li>1/13 7:00 EXAM 2 </li></ul><ul><li>1/14 7:00 GROUP PRESENTATIONS </li></ul><ul><li>1/15 7:00 GROUP PRESENTATIONS </li></ul><ul><li>1/16 Ometepe to Granada – LUNCH IN MASSAYA, SOUVENIRS, ROOM AND FOOD IN </li></ul><ul><li>GRANADA </li></ul><ul><li>1/17 Granada to Managua – FOOD AND ENTERTAINMENT IN GRANADA </li></ul><ul><li>1/18 fly home – ROOM AT BEST WESTERN </li></ul><ul><li>DATES IN BOLD TEXT HAVE SOME COST TO YOU </li></ul>
  18. 23. HOPE YOU ENJOY YOUR TIME HERE!

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