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Staff hours 2013/14

Staff hours to date

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areas for future activities to continue to develop collaborations and the scope and effectiveness of this project were augmented. No. of staff No. of staff Project AZCF 2013/14 to date longevity project? Yes – travel 2 trips since funded and 2 4 2012. Potential equipment to continue. provided

28. Visit to Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme quarantine centre Location: Batu Mbelin, Medan, North Sumatra

Partner Organisation: Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme

Project Objective: Developing our partnership with the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme and sharing expertise. Project Description:

Staff hours 2013/14

Staff hours to date

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151

Auckland Zoo’s Team Leader of primates visited SOCP’s quarantine centre work with keepers to develop skills and assess the treatment plan of a paralysed orang-utan. SOCP keepers were upskilled in operant conditioning, enrichment and husbandry with the aim of improving the day-to-day welfare of short and long-term residents as well as streamline the release process by equipping staff with the capacity to assess behaviour more accurately and respond appropriately when required. No. of staff No. of staff Project AZCF 2013/14 to date longevity project? Long-term, Yes 1 3 ongoing Category 1

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Auckland Zoo Field Conservation Report 2013/14  

Auckland Zoo field conservation report - 2013 / 2014

Auckland Zoo Field Conservation Report 2013/14  

Auckland Zoo field conservation report - 2013 / 2014

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