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TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Us Save the Mountain Gorilla
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, endangered, mountain gorillas, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, habitat, environment, ethics, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 537 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
"If we are to ensure the survival of mountain gorillas, it is vital that the global community supports our efforts" - Sir David Attenborough
Silverback Mountain Gorilla Dies! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, mountain gorillas, death )

Cher
- 1847 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Buhanga, the 23 year old solitary Silverback of Congo's Gorilla Sector, has died. He was found near the Gatovu patrol post, his favourite haunt, lying face down in a stream struggling to breath. Innocent (head ranger), Dr Magda and the Rangers were with
Extreme Weather Behind the Deaths of Four Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, mountain gorillas, death, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1799 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Four highly endangered mountain gorillas have died - three of them infants. The gorillas, which lived in Rwanda's Volcanoes National Park, were part of an estimated 380 members of the endangered Virunga
Mountain Gorilla Investigation Gathers Pace
Animals  (tags: mountain gorillas, killings, ongoing investigation, makala, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife, slaughter, sadness )

Cher
- 2583 days ago - awf.org
Congolese authorities have arrested a suspect in connection with the killing of 10 mountain gorillas in the Democratic Republic of the Congo last year. The suspect is a senior park official and the ongoing investigation attributes the motivation behind
DNA Tests Suggest Mountain Gorilla Population 'Shrunk'
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, big apes, mountain gorillas, population in peril, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2284 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
One of the most endangered species of gorillas could be in greater peril than previously thought.Experts could have to scale back their estimates of how many mountain gorillas are left in the wild after a new survey cut numbers in one of their main habita
D.R.C Africa: Two More Infant Gorillas Confiscated From Poachers in Congo
Animals  (tags: wildlife, mountain gorillas, protection, humans, endangered, cruelty, animals )

Jill
- 932 days ago - gorillafund.org
Two infant gorillas, presumed to be Grauer's gorillas, have been confiscated recently in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The first was recovered on Sept. 12 by a Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund partner organization, Jeunesse pour la Protection de l'Envir
OUT OF AFRICA: Rwanda Moves Ahead After Its Infamous 1994 Genocide
Animals  (tags: mountain gorillas, Rwanda, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2585 days ago - bclocalnews.com
While in Rwanda last month, former Terrace Standard reporter Sarah Artis visited mountain gorillas in a national park and discovered filmmaking is spreading in the African country. Artis was in Africa for two weeks as part of a journalism fellowship
Uganda's New Family of Mountain Gorillas
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, apes, mountain gorillas, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2392 days ago - dawn.com
KAMPALA: A new family of mountain gorillas, one of the world's most endangered species, is ready for interaction with tourists, the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) said on Friday. "There is a new group of 13 members that has been habituated," UWA spoke
Bwindi Has Fewer Mountain Gorillas Than Previously Estimated, New Research Shows
Animals  (tags: mountain gorillas, census, population, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2275 days ago - awf.org
A new report published in the February issue of the scientific journal Biological Conservation reveals that the mountain gorilla population in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable National park is likely lower than previously reported.
Inside the Gorilla Wars: Rangers on Risking It All
Animals  (tags: mountain gorillas, rangers, protection, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2502 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
For more than a decade, Diddy Mwanaki and Innocent Buranumwa have patrolled the often hostile terrain of Virunga National Park. Employed by Congo's national parks authority, ( ICCN ) they monitor six families of endangered mountain gorillas
Gorilla Poaching -- National Geographic
Animals  (tags: Mountain Gorillas in Peril, Mountain Gorillas, Gorilla Poaching, illegal wildlife-trade, black-market, animal trafficking, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, extinction, endangered, ethics, conservation, habitat, slaughter, society, sadness, wildlife, sufferin )

Julie
- 2483 days ago - video.nationalgeographic.com
Wild African gorillas are hunted down and slaughtered for their meat with devastating results. Caution! Some images in this video are of a disturbing nature. *PHOTO: Removing the snare trap from hand of mountain gorilla
Ranger Arrested in Killing of Gorillas
Animals  (tags: africa, wildanimals, wildlife, habitat, humans, endangered, extinction, killing, mountain gorillas, logging )

Jacquelin
- 2592 days ago - abcnews.go.com
A park ranger has been arrested for allegedly masterminding the massacre of endangered mountain guerrillas, conservationists said Wednesday.Honore Mashagiro, a ranger in Congo's Virunga National Park, is the chief suspect in the slaying last summer of 10
Virunga Mountain Gorillas Seen By Rangers for First Time in Over a Year
Animals  (tags: africa, virunga park, wildlife, wild animals, mountain gorillas, sighting, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2312 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
December 2008. Mountain gorillas in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have been seen by park rangers for the first time since the rangers were forced out of areas of Virunga National Park by Laurent Nkunda's rebel army 15 months ago. Virunga Na
Gorillas at Risk as Rebels Overrun Congo Habitat
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wildanimals, mountain gorillas, endangered, extinction, habitat )

Jacquelin
- 2756 days ago - theaustralian.news.com.au
NAIROBI: Endangered mountain gorillas in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo faced greater danger yesterday as renegade troops overran their habitat after clashes with the army, conservationists warned. Forces loyal to former general Laurent Nkunda, a
'Pet Portraits' Artist Trying To Save One Of Nature's Great Masterpieces
Animals  (tags: wildlife, conservation, gorillas, protection, artists, animal welfare, Mountain Gorillas, Congo, Africa )

J
- 2778 days ago - sacbee.com
Sacramento,CA--Ann Ranlett paints and draws commissioned "pet portraits" and nature images,and she's one of more than 30 artists from around the world contributing work to a benefit eBay auction to help fund the protection of mountain gorillas in Africa.
 

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