The Ape TAG assists AZA facilities in prioritizing research requests by reviewing proposals for approval or endorsement.
All proposals should use the AZA Standardized Research Application Form and be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. Proposals are reviewed by the Ape TAG research committee within one month.
Currently endorsed and approved projects:
|Project & Submission Info||PI / Institution||Status||Valid Until|
|Great Ape Heart Project||Murphy / Zoo Atlanta||Endorsed||Long-term|
|Great Ape Neuroscience Project||Sherwood / GWU||Endorsed||Long-term|
|The impact of latitude and climate on life history variables in zoo-|
housed great apes
|Finestone / MPI – Science of Human History||Approved||May 2023|
|Investigating the Composition of the Milk of Apes||Power / Smithsonian National Zoo||Approved||June 2023|
|last updated 09/07/2021|