Mishaya, the leader of the Mishaya group, died on 3 February, 2014 at the age of 28 years after a short illness. Preliminary results indicate that his...[details]
Journal #48, 1/2014
GORILLA JOURNAL 48
the Kahuzi-Biega National Park (KBNP) has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1980. Since 1997, it has been on the list of World Heritage Sites in Danger (http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/137). To ensure that efforts are made to return endangered sites to their original status, UNESCO recommends...
Habituation of wild gorillas has long been a useful tool for research and conservation programs. Decisions to habituate gorillas typically reflect a...[details]
Conservation education acts as a bridge between researchers and community members by taking research and turning it into fun and engaging information...[details]
Gorilla tourism and conservation cannot be sustained if it is not supported by fringe communities around the parks. Gorilla ecotourism areas are...[details]
Illegal meats for human consumption are smuggled daily into airports worldwide and some of this meat originates from wild species, including primates....[details]