Friday 27 August 2010 at 18:00: Dave du Toit of the Vervet Monkey Foundation gave a talk at the Red Plate in Haenertsburg. He discussed monkeys in general (including Vervets and Samangos) as well as suggest ways to deal with problems arising from monkeys entering the village.

Basic common sense ideas - don't leave out enticements for them. 

Get to know the monkeys habits & pattern of movement - each troop tends to move around in a fairly defined route.  Creating a record of when where &how many you see - what times at which place - will provide a basis for informed intervention.  more at http://www.vervet.za.org/