How do members of a dispersed clan coordinate collective defense?

How does long-distance communication facilitate information flow?

How do members of fission-fusion groups balance the need to disperse to avoid competition with the need to convergence to defend resources?

How do meerkats make use of acoustic communication to coordinate group movement?

What determines group-level movement decisions?

Are meerkats collectively sensing their environment?

How do baboons coordinate collective movement during the day?

Who decides when and where to travel?

What role does the environment play at both the individual and the collective level?