Environmental Outlook: Bonobos on the Brink of Extinction

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Environmental Outlook: Bonobos on the Brink of Extinction

Bonobos are a female-dominated and peaceful species of great apes. But they are on the brink of extinction in the wild. As part of our ongoing Environmental Outlook series, we examine lessons from bonobos and efforts to save them.

Bonobos are a female-dominated and peaceful species of great apes. But they are on the brink of extinction in the wild. As part of our ongoing Environmental Outlook series, we examine lessons from bonobos and efforts to save them.

Guests

Vanessa Woods

a research scientist, journalist and author; her new book is "Bonobo Handshake."

Richard Carroll

managing director of the Congo Basin for the World Wildlife Fund.

Sally Jewell Coxe

president and co-founder of the Bonobo Conservation Initiative.

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