Kaludiyapokuna Primate Conservation and Research Center

Every day, we go out in teams of two to follow and record the behaviors. Collected data is logged on iPad applications. Every 30 minutes, we identify the individual monkeys and their respective behaviors. This will elucidate their behavioral patterns as well as how much energy they dedicate to certain types of behavior such as feeding, moving, etc. In between these 30-minute scans, we pay close attention to any social, aggressive and vocal behaviors. Overall, these statistics give us understanding about their social structures and network