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As of January, 2013

Behavioural Biology is now: Animal Ecology

Research in the Animal Ecology group involves two research lines, concerning animal group living, with a special focus on primates, and animal welfare. These two research lines both address social cognition and welfare issues.


Contact details:
Visiting Address:Padualaan 8, De Uithof, 3584 CH, Utrecht. Directions and map.
Mail Address: P.O. Box 80.086, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Telephone: +31 (0)30 2534230 (secretary, Miriam van Hattum) or 2533084 (Maartje van Stiphout).
Fax: +31 (0)30 2532837.





New: 'Chimpanzees fail a what-where-when task but find rewards by means of a location-based association strategy' by Dekleva e.a in PLoS ONE (Features online in NewScientist news item)