Chimpanzees live in a wide variety of habitats in the wild, as their range is quite extensive. They tend to travel on the ground, but move into the trees at night to make their nests. At the large viewing window, look for the graphic that shows you the different members of our chimpanzee community. Can you tell them apart?
TYPE OF ANIMAL:
Mammal, Primate, Hominidae (great apes and humans)
At Serious Risk
Omnivores, including insects and seeds
Up to 50+ years in captivity
Large social communities with one alpha male; members may come and go.