IssuesJournal No. 46

Journal No. 46

  • Gorilla Journal Nr. 46, deutsch, Juni 2013

Dear Gorilla Friends,

on a small forested island in the western region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Virunga National Park, a tiny population of Grauer’s gorillas has reduced to one third of its original size within the last decade. Now down to just six individuals in two separate groups, this small population...

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Second Gorillas Across Africa Workshop

July 2013

Following a successful first edition of the Gorillas Across Africa Workshop in Uganda in 2011, a second workshop was organized in 2012 by the Max...[details]

Park Protects Swamp Dwelling Gorillas

July 2013

Swampy forest with Marantaceae

In 2000, WCS Senior Conservationist, and National Geographic explorer, Mike Fay set off on his now famous MegaTransect through the forests of Central...[details]

Gorillas in the Dimonika Biosphere Reserve

July 2013

Approaching the Dimonika Biosphere Reserve

Designated in 1988 under the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Program, Dimonika Biosphere Reserve is located in the central Mayombe Mountain chain in the...[details]

Cameroon Loses a Cross River Gorilla

July 2013

On March 1, 2013, the Cameroon conservation community was taken aback when news reached them about the brutal killing of a silverback male of the...[details]

Blood Samples from Tshiaberimu Gorillas

July 2013

On a small forested island in the western region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Virunga National Park, a tiny population of Grauer's...[details]

Communities Get Involved in Gorilla Protection

July 2013

The conservation of our gorillas can only be safeguarded through good governance, involving all stakeholders among the local communities resident in...[details]

A Visit to Kahuzi-Biega

July 2013

The Kahuzi-Biega National Park is located in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo near the big city of Bukavu on the southern shore of...[details]