As a result, some 400 chimps will be moved to a national sanctuary, where they will have room to live and play in peace.
As a result, the 77 workers there will keep their jobs, and the 104 bears living there will continue to have a home.
Most factory farms are controversial enough in the way that animals are handled there.
Both surveillance technology and Google have generated controversyt. But in opposition to the growing international threat of poaching, however, many feel they can be put to good use.
Costa Rica officially banned hunting on December 10, becoming the first Latin American country to outlaw the sport.
"This is a war. You cannot take a stick to a gunfight."
The Finfoot Game Reserve in Vaalkop Dam, South Africa became the sight of animal cruelty and bloodshed this month.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called for a comprehensive, global strategy to combat illegal animal trafficking and poaching.
In an open letter to the Canadian Senate, 50 Chinese environmental and animal welfare groups have asked that the exportation of seal products from Canada to China be stopped immediately.