Fieldwork (designed by each PWS student)

Aim
To develop skills in planning projects aimed at one or more of the three exit points (goals) of the PWS program (i.e., conservation specialization, curation, outreach). Required to design/conduct individual overseas training projects.

Study on the proximate mechanisms of female dispersal in bonobo male-philopatry societies at Wamba

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Wamba Village

Date 2016.05.07-2016.11.14

Name Kazuya Toda

1. Meeting with Mr. Doherty 2. Visiting two zoos 3. Attending International Giraffid Conference

USA, Chicago

Date 2016.05.08-2016.05.15

Name Miho Saito

Study on local perceptions to the bonobos among ethnic group Mongando and Mongo

Democratic Republic of Congo, Thuapa province

Date 2016.05.08-2016.08.01

Name Aya Yokotsuka

Research on feral horses

Serra de Arga, Portugal

Date 2016.06.02 - 2016.06.25

Name Sota Inoue

Study of nursery strategy of giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis tippelskirchi)

Katavi National Park, Tanzania

Date 2016.06.04-2016.12.01

Name Miho Saito

Observation of pair swimming and individual identification of Indo pacific bottlenose dolphin around Mikura island

Mikurashima、Tokyo

Date 2016.06.10 - 2016.06.23

Name Natsuko Tajima

Research of scars and wounds on indo-pacific bottlenose dolphins

Japan/ Mikra island, Tokyo

Date 2016.06.10 - 2016.06.22

Name Miho Tanaka

Field work for my PhD study on Yunnan snub nosed monkey

China, Yunnan, Lijiang, Laojun Mountain National Park

Date 2016.06.25 - 2016.12.01

Name Liu Jie

Killer Whale Field Research in Rausu

Rausu, Hokkaido, Japan

Date 2016.06.29 - 2016.07.04

Study on feeding ecology of 3 species of Amazonian primates in the fragment of the forest

Brazil, Manaus

Date 2016.08.06-2016.09.09

Name Makiko Take

Behavioral observation of giraffes at Katavi National Park, Tanzania

Tanzania, Katavi National Park

Date 2016.08.15-2016.11.30

Name Anna Kawakita

Grooming patterns and social dynamics in wild chimpanzees

Bossou, Guinea

Date 2016.08.31 - 2016.12.21

Name Morgane Allanic

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda

Date 2016.09.05-2016.12.05

Name Ryoma OTSUKA

Tanzania, Gombe National Park, Selous Game Reserve

Date 2016.09.21-2016.09.30

Iriomote Field Science Course

Iriomote

Date 2016.10.24-2016.10.28

Experiment of the rock-paper-scissors in children

Xinxinag, Henan, China

Date 2016.11.12-2016.11.26

Name Gao Jie

Sample collection for PhD research

Malaysia/ Sabah, Borneo

Date 2016.12.11 - 2017.01.07

Name Liesbeth FRIAS

Field work for my PhD study on Yunnan snub nosed monkey

China, Yunnan, Lijiang, Laojun Mountain National Park 
China, Yunnan, west side of Meili Snow Mountain Range, along the Nu river bank

Date 2016.12.22 - 2017.02.17

Name Liu Jie

Preliminary research about feeding behavior of Sumatran orangutan

Batang Toru Research Center, North-Sumatra, Indonesia

Date 2017.01.07-2017.01.21

Name Yugo Kawamoto

Observation of Japanese macaque in Jigoku-dani

Zigoku-dani, Japan

Date 2017.02.04 - 2017.02.05

Name Yuri KAWAGUCHI

 
Vocalization research of killer whales in Hokkaido

Abashiri, Hokkaido, Japan

Date 2015.04.09 - 2015.04.13

Name Kaede Mizukoshi

Preliminary identification surveys and underwater observation of Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins around Jeju island.

Chejudo, Korea

Date 2015.04.29 - 2015.05.05  

Name Kasumi Sakakibara

Observation of Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins around Jeju Island

Jeju Island, Korea

Date 2015.04.29 - 2015.05.05  

Name Natsuko Tajima

Field research on visual searching behavior of wild Indo-pacific bottlenose dolphins at Mikura island, Tokyo, Japan.

Mikura island

Date 2015.05.29 - 2015.06.16

Name Kasumi Sakakibara

Visit of field site + conference on Rainforest Ecology, Diversity, and Conservation in Borneo

Malaysia, Sabah / Danum Valley Conservation Area

Date 2015.06.03 - 2015.06.12  

Name Morgane Allanic

Feeding ecology of 3 species of monkeys in a remnant forest in Amazon

Brazil /Manaus

Date 2015.06.20 - 2015.07.17   

Name Makiko Take

The study on the causes of female-transfer in bonobo societies

D.R.Congo, Wamba

Date 2015.06.23 - 2015.08.03

Name Kazuya Toda

Reserve research for wild bonobos

Wamba village, Luo scientific reserve area, DR Congo

Date 2015.06.23 - 2015.08.03

Name Shintaro Ishizuka

International training program on terrestrial / aquatic wildlife and primate conservation

Sri Lanka / Univeristy of Sri Jayewardenepura

Date 2015.07.31 - 2015.08.17  

Name Morgane Allanic

International training program on terrestrial & aquatic wildlife & primate conservation

Sri Lanka

Date 2015.07.31 - 2015.08.17  

Name Makiko Take

Participating on the International Training Program on Terrestrial and Aquatic Wildlife and Primate Conservation

Sri Lanka

Date 2015.07.31 - 2015.08.17  

Name Cintia Garai

International Training Program on Primatology and Wildlife Conservation 2015

Sri Lanka

Date 2015.07.31 - 2015.08.17  

Name Alejandro Pastrana Josue Samuel

International Training Program on Terrestrial & Aquatic Wildlife & Primate Conservation

Sri Lanka

Date 2015.07.31 - 2015.08.17  

Name Liesbeth FRIAS

Field school, investigation for research collaboration

Uganda/Kalinzu Forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary

Date 2015. 08. 16 – 2015. 08. 31  

Name Cecile Sarabian

European Federation for Primatology, visit the Unit of Cognitive Primatology & Primate Center in Rome and the University of Vienna

Italy (Rome), Austria (Vienna)

Date 2015.08.24 – 2015. 08. 04  

Name Rafaela Sayuri Takeshita

IV International Workshop on Tropical Biodiversity and Conservation

Malaysia

Date 2015.09.07 – 2015. 09. 15  

Name Rafaela Sayuri Takeshita

‘Chimpanzee Forest and Wild Animal Savannah Tour'

Tanzania, East Africa - Gombe Stream National Park and Selous Game Reserve

Date 2015. 09. 16 - 2015. 09. 25  

Name Duncan Wilson

 

2014 FY

Hormonal profile of free-ranging Japanese macaques

Jigokudani, Nagano prefecture, Japan

Date 2014.04.02 - 2014. 06. 10

Name Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise Takeshita

Workshop for conservation of wild apes

DRC, Kinshasa, Basankus, Lomako

Date 2014.04.04 - 2014. 04. 20

Name Kazuya Toda

Study on killer whale’s vocalization

Japan, Hokkaido

Date 2014.05.14 - 2014. 05. 18

Name Kaede Mizukoshi

Study on the ecology of the armadillos

Nagoya city, Aichi

Date 2014.06.21

Name Kei Matsushima

Study on killer whale’s vocalization

Japan, Hokkaido

Date 2014.06.24-2014.07.02

Name Kaede Mizukoshi

Research on Bonobos

DRC, Kinshasa, Wamba

Date 2014.06.24-2014.09.16

Name Kazuya Toda

Attend the conference titled "Aim to coexist with African elephants"

Waseda University, Japan

Date 2014.06.29

Name Aya Yokotsuka

Hormonal profile of free-ranging Japanese macaques

Born Free USA Primate Sanctuary, Dilley, Texas, USA

Date 2014.06.30-2014.07.29

Name Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise Takeshita

The observation of Chimpanzee

Uganda / Kalinzu Forest

Date 2014.07.12-2014.09.13

Name Natsumi Aruga

Fieldwork practice in rainforest and observation on wil d crocodiles

Sepilock and Kinabatangan - river , Sabah state, Borneo island, Malaysia

Date 2014.07.29-2014.08.09

Name Ryo Kutsuma

Study on the ecology and behavior of the armadillos

Malaysia, Sabah

Date 2014.07.29-2014.08.09

Name Kei Matsushima

Non-invasive analysis of adrenal hormones in wild orangutans and Japanese macaques/Presentation at Conference

Danum Valley, Borneo, Malaysia/Hanoi, Vietnam/Bogor, Indonesia

Date 2014.08.02-2014.08.22

Name Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise Takeshita

Study on coexistence between bonobo and human

Democratic Republic Of Congo

Date 2014.08.17-2014.09.17

Name Aya Yokotsuka

ベトナム野外観察実習・保全活動視察

Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Date 2014.08.07-2014.08.17

Name Yosuke OTANI et al.

Marunouchi Kids Jambry2014 TIF wonder campus.

TOKYO INTERNATIONAL FORUM / TOKYO

Date 2014.08.12-2014.08.14

Name  Kei Matsushima/ Ryo Kutsuma

Participation at the III Workshop on Tropical Biodiversity and Conservation

Tanzania/Arusha, Ngorongoro, Gombe

Date 2014.09.20-2014.10.01

Name Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise Takeshita

Ecological study on nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) living in Amazon rainforest

Brazil, Manaus

Date 2014.10.08-2014.11.28

Name Kei Matsushima

Vocalization and ID research of killer whales in Hokkaido

Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan

Date 2014.10.09-2014.10.20

Name Kaede Mizukoshi

Hormonal profile of free - ranging Japanese macaques : effects of environment, social behavior and reproductive state

Jigokudani, Nagano prefecture, Japan

Date 2014.10.20 - 2014.12.15

Name Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise Takeshita

The observation of chimpanzee

Uganda / Kalinzu Forest

Date 2014.11.07 - 2015.02.28

Name Aruga Natsumi

Study on the process of female-dispersal until natal emigration in wild bonobos at Wam

DR Congo, Wamba village

Date 2014.11.15 - 2015.02.27

Name Kazuya Toda

Study on What influences on the taboo against consuming bonobo meat in Bongando population in Wamba, DRC

Democratic Republic of Congo

Date 2014.11.15-2015.02.27

Name Aya Yokotsuka

Current situation of primatology in Brazil: prospects for a future collaboration

Brazil, São Paulo (USP)/Belém (CENP)

Date 2014.12.22 - 2015.01.07

Name Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise Takeshita

Student Conference on Conservation Science

Australia, Brisbane

Date 2014.12.22 - 2015.01.30

Name Cecile Sarabian

Develop Museum Exhibit on Tibetan macaques

Central Washington University Ellensburg, Washington, U.S.A.

Date 2015.01.30 - 2015.03.01  

Name Sofi Bernstein

PWS Shodoshima Field Course

Shodoshima

Date 2015.03.12 - 2015.03.16

Name Sofia Bernstein et al.