Ordinary chimpanzees came to the brink of extinction

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He made a joint call on forty chimpanzees on Wednesday to rescue the chimpanzees at a conference in Germany, who believed that extinction threatened animals due to human expansion and hunting, writes MTI.

We’ve been studying wild chimpanzee communities for decades, we’ve all seen how groups are isolated. The chimpanzees were forced to live in forest ghettos.

– in their statement, experts have added that all four subspecies of the common chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) are threatened with extinction.

The number of severely endangered West African chimpanzees is decreasing, with the size of the population falling by about 80 percent over three generations, but the situation is not much better than other subspecies. The number of three chimpanzee species is a few thousand, and most of the East African chimpanzees living in the Democratic Republic of the Congo are around 250,000. The West African chimpanzees disappeared from Burkina Faso, Benin, Gambia, and perhaps Togo.

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