Save Chimps from Science Experiments - Chimpanzees have been on the endangered list since th 1900's but because captive chimp's aren't included in that designation, researchers are able to use these intelligent, sensitive animals for science experiments. Please sign Petition to change this!!
EN Status Endangered a Population 172,700 to 299,700 b Scientific Name Pan troglodytes e Habitats Forests (moist and dry forests) In their habitat in the forests of central Africa, chimpanzees spend most of their days in the tree tops. When they do come down to earth, chimps usually travel on all fours, though they can walk on their legs like humans for as far as a mile. They use sticks to fish termites out of mounds and bunches of leaves to sop up drinking water.