Gibbons roaming around Phnom Penh

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Re: Gibbons roaming around Phnom Penh

Post by Ravensnest » Fri Mar 20, 2020 2:35 pm

John Bingham wrote:
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Ravensnest wrote:
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I don't understand how the owner lets them roam loose like that. I'd worry about them too. they use the power lines as a highway and in my mind, they must be playing Russian roulette unknowingly. surely those wires must claim one at some point.

Most of those lines are just telecom/ cable TV/ ISP connections or just redundant. The power lines are usually double insulated unless you are too close to a transformer.
that makes sense since the way they are heavily stacked on top of each other a fire doesn't break out.

My buddy moved to a new apartment just a few days ago. He's on the corner of 136 and Sisowath Quay. Yesterday we found out he will be visited frequently by a troop of macaques because of a water source upon his neighbor's roof.
one younger male was barring his teeth at my friend in a different video.
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Re: Gibbons roaming around Phnom Penh

Post by SternAAlbifrons » Fri Mar 20, 2020 2:49 pm

LOL
A gang of macaques is a very different kettle of fish to a pair of gibbons.
Getting friendly with these guys is about as smart as trying to cosy up to the local Nigerians.
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