Documents and guidelines

A variety of guidelines, documents and resources available from this website to help you plan and make the most of your trip to BCFS.

Regulation documents:

  • Terms of agreement and guidelines for visiting researchers working with the Budongo Forest Project
  • Appendix A: Physical Release (All students and visitors must sign this page and return it before coming to budongo)
  • Appendix B: Invasive Research Involving Wild Animals (none is permitted)
  • Appendix C: Behaviour in the Forest
  • Appendix D: Non-BCFS Field Assistant Agreement
  • Appendix E: Hotels in Entebbe and Kampala
  • Appendix F: Equipment List
  • Data request: Request to access and use BCFS’s long term data


Traveling and advice:

Publications and reports:


Staff, chimpanzees and facilities:

*Image by Stephanie Peat

History Of Budongo

The BCFS was founded by Dr Vernon Reynolds in 1990. At that time it was called the Budongo Forest Project.

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Where is Budongo

The Budongo Forest is a moist, semi-deciduous tropical rain forest located at the top of the Albertine Rift in Uganda.

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