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INFANT ANNOUNCEMENT: Meet red-ruffed lemur twins Hubble and Kitt

Baby season this year launched out of this world with the birth of two new critically endangered red-ruffed lemurs on April 13, 2022! Meet Hubble and Kitt, the newest additions at the Duke Lemur Center! Male Hubble and female Kitt are the first infants of parents Ruby and Buzz. In keeping with the space-themed names […]

INFANT ANNOUNCEMENT: Meet ring-tailed lemurs Mr. Popper and Gatsby!

The Duke Lemur Center is excited to introduce two very distinguished lemurs born this April at the DLC. Please welcome Mr. Popper and Gatsby, infant ring-tailed lemurs! All lemurs born at the Duke Lemur Center are given a name based on a species-wide naming theme. Ring-tailed lemurs at the DLC are named after literary characters! […]

Stay Away 5K: 2022 Results

Thank you! Thank you for being a part of the Duke Lemur Center’s Stay Away 5K on Earth Day weekend! Every year, 100% of the donations raised through the 5K go directly to the DLC’s lemur care and conservation initiatives. We are so grateful for your support! 2022 Results The DLC’s third annual Stay Away […]

Celebrating Earth Day All Month Long in Madagascar

Evrard Benasoavina (1, 2) , Anicet Elcar Ranaivoson (3),  Ardhilles Andriantinefiarijaona (3)  1 DLC-SAVA Conservation 2 New Generation School Garden 3 Regional University of SAVA / DLC Consortium Earth Day may only come once per year, but at DLC-SAVA Conservation, we have been celebrating Earth Day since March and will continue until May! We are […]