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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
- 166 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
D.R.C Africa: Two More Infant Gorillas Confiscated From Poachers in Congo
Animals  (tags: wildlife, mountain gorillas, protection, humans, endangered, cruelty, animals )

Jill
- 560 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
Census For Mountain Gorillas Coming Soon
Animals  (tags: gorillas, mountain gorillas, census, collaborative effort, census tools, genetic analysis )

Maria
- 916 days ago - globalanimal.org
A new census has been scheduled for the Mountain Gorillas of Uganda and the Congo. The species is critically endangered, having suffered from excessive poaching and habitat lost.
Extreme Weather Behind the Deaths of Four Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, mountain gorillas, death, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1428 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
Silverback Mountain Gorilla Dies! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, mountain gorillas, death )

Cher
- 1476 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
MOUNTAIN GORILLAS
Animals  (tags: animals, mountain gorillas, AnimalWelfare, environment, conservation, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1790 days ago - gorillafund.org
There are two main types of gorilla, each containing several subspecies. The mountain gorilla is a type of eastern gorilla species (which also includes the Grauer's - or eastern lowland - gorilla) and is found in Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic
Bamboozled! Amazing Pictures of a 30 Stone Silverback Gorilla Who Has One Too Many - and Ends Up With a Sore Head
Animals  (tags: mountain gorillas, alcoholic sap from fresh bamboo shoots, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1852 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
When wildlife photographer Andy Rouse was told he would find a family of endangered gorillas high on the mountain, he did not expect to find them this high. Sitting back in the foliage as if it was a cocktail bar, the mountain gorillas had been gorging
Diary: Protecting Mountain Gorillas
Animals  (tags: mountain gorillas, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1872 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
In July 2007, armed men entered the Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga National Park and killed five critically endangered mountain gorillas at point-blank range, leaving the bodies where they fell.
Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
Animals  (tags: mountain gorillas, tourism, animals, protection, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1875 days ago - awf.org
AWF is helping the communities of southern Uganda to leverage this influx of tourism through carefully designed community tourism ventures that empower the local people to protect the gorillas and their habitat. Working with local partners and the local
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
- 1904 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.
DNA Tests Suggest Mountain Gorilla Population 'Shrunk'
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, big apes, mountain gorillas, population in peril, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1913 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
The African Conservation Foundation - Jane Goodall Named 2009 Year of The Gorilla Patron
Animals  (tags: Jane Goodall, YoG, Year of the Gorilla 2009, wildlife, mountain gorillas, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, society )

Julie
- 1923 days ago - africanconservation.org
Renowned primatologist Jane Goodall, Ph.D., DBE, will serve as the official patron of the 2009 Year of the Gorilla (YoG), a 12-month campaign aimed at improving conservation of humankind's closest relatives and their habitats by bettering...
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
- 1940 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
Uganda's New Family of Mountain Gorillas
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, apes, mountain gorillas, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2021 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
Race Against Time to Save Congo's Apes | Environment | The Observer
Animals  (tags: Mountain Gorillas, Mountain Gorillas in Peril, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, extinction, ethics, endangered, habitat, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildlife, WAR )

Julie
- 2052 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Race against time to save Congo's apes. A Belgian aristocrat leads park rangers in fight to protect gorillas from poachers and rebel militias. We're losing one of the world's greatest gems in terms of natural resources, in terms of human heritage...
 

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