Sunday, February 26, 2012

This is the only sort of monkey business we tolerate...

Silvery Lutung (Trachypithecus cristatus) up close on Bukit Melawati, Kuala Selangor

Commonly known as Silvered Leaf Monkeys, they make excellent photographic models
Anxiety seems to be the default expression
Two anxious females
Classic mother-and-child pose
Babies lose their bright orange fur within weeks
Looking for nits in mummy's tail

A hint of ancient wisdom in those eyes
Close encounter with two Kuwaiti tourists
Three girls from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia on a field trip
A few hundred meters away, a complex wetland ecosystem
This scenic wetland sanctuary is maintained by the Malaysian Nature Society
[Photos by Antares]

26 February 2012

Rare earth refining is the most polluting kind of monkey business!