There are many organizations and laws made to protect chimpanzees. Hoping to stop their destruction. Bush Gardens has a strong
relationship with the Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center. They have some of the best primate research programs in conservation.
There is also endangered species acts. There is a convention on international trade. In an international treaty with 144 countries,
it states a list of species that can not be commercially traded. Appendix II listed species that can be commercially traded
but only if it doesn't harm their survival.