News FocusPROFILE: IAN REDMOND

An 11th-Hour Rescue for Great Apes?

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Science  27 Sep 2002:
Vol. 297, Issue 5590, pp. 2203
DOI: 10.1126/science.297.5590.2203

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LONDON-- Globetrotting conservation biologist Ian Redmond is spearheading a last-ditch effort to save embattled primate species from extinction--the United Nations Great Apes Survival Project (GRASP)--but the clock is ticking. The hope is that GRASP will succeed in protecting apes where others have failed because of its scope and credibility as an international partnership.