Congo’s Civil War Has Practically Wiped Out the World’s Largest Gorilla

Congo’s Civil War Has Practically Wiped Out the World’s Largest Gorilla

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World's Largest Gorillas Are at Risk (Photos)

World's Largest Gorillas Are at Risk (Photos)

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Silverback Grauer's gorilla Why Hope Remains for Saving the World's Largest Gorillas

Why Hope Remains for Saving the World's Largest Gorillas (Op-Ed)

Here are the stories behind the most amazing images in the world of science this week. A recap of the coolest photos featured on Live Science.

The World's Largest Gorillas Are Being Massacred Because of War | Atlas Obscura

The World's Largest Gorillas Are Being Massacred Because of War

Gorilla at Kahuzi-Biega National Park UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site in Africa, rare Eastern Lowland Gorilla

For hunters, apes are easy targets. Unlike chimpanzees, which travel through the trees, Grauer’s gorillas move around in groups on the ground, leaving large, trackable footprints. With hordes of hungry, gun-toting humans traipsing about their forest, it’s no wonder these animals are now on the brink of disappearing.

Congo’s Civil War Has Practically Wiped Out the World’s Largest Gorilla

For hunters, apes are easy targets. Unlike chimpanzees, which travel through the trees, Grauer’s gorillas move around in groups on the ground, leaving large, trackable footprints. With hordes of hungry, gun-toting humans traipsing about their forest, it’s no wonder these animals are now on the brink of disappearing.

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World's largest gorillas 'one step from going extinct'

#World"s #largest #gorillas "one step from going extinct"...

World’s largest gorilla moved to ‘critically endangered’ status - The Washington Post

World’s largest gorilla moved to ‘critically endangered’ status

World’s largest gorilla moved to ‘critically endangered’ status - The Washington Post

World's Largest Gorillas Are at Risk

World's Largest Gorillas Are at Risk (Photos)

World's Largest Gorillas Are at Risk

Maman gorille et son petit - Affectueuses et attentionnées, les femelles gorilles entretiennent un rapport étroit avec leurs petits et ce durant de longues années, comme tous les grands singes.

Maman gorille et son petit

Maman gorille et son petit *is in French meaning: mother gorilla and a small child

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1960 Vintage Circus Poster "Kongo - Largest Gorilla on Tour" ($50) ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring home, home decor, wall art, vintage wall art, vintage home accessories, circus poster, vintage circus posters and vintage posters

Kahuzi-Biega National Park in Democratic Republic of Congo i​s ​​the only place where visitors can see the largest gorillas in the world: the eastern lowland gorilla.​ The park is hoping to increase ecotourism by habituating more of the silverbacks to be comfortable around humans. Video: Madeline Marshall. Photo: Michael M. Phillips/The Wall Street Journal

Kahuzi-Biega National Park in Democratic Republic of Congo i​s ​​the only place where visitors can see the largest gorillas in the world: the eastern lowland gorilla.​ The park is hoping to increase

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🔥12.9 inch 🍎 IPAD PRO WIFI + 4G LTE UNLOCKED EUC

🔥12.9 inch 🍎 IPAD PRO WIFI + 4G LTE UNLOCKED EUC 12.9-inch Retina display, the largest and most capable iPad ever is only 6.9mm thin and weighs just 1.57 pounds. It has a powerful A9X chip with 64-bit desktop-class architecture, four speaker audio, advanced iSight and FaceTime HD cameras, Wi-Fi and LTE connectivity, iCloud, the breakthrough Touch ID fingerprint sensor EUC Gorilla glass placed on day of purchase Stand case included Original box and plastic cover that was with iPad when…

Grauer's gorilla (Gorilla beringei graueri), a subspecies of eastern gorilla, the world's largest ape, and confined to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, has been listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. The announcement was made at the IUCN World Conservation Congress currently underway in Hawaii.

Thankyou (Under 6 Min Video) World's Largest Gorilla Declared Critically Endangered

Andrew Plumptre is senior conservationist in the Uganda Program at the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). He contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.  The Grauer's gorilla, the world's largest great ape, is named for Rudolph Grauer, who explored the Itombwe region in the eastern part of present-day Democratic Republic of Congo in the early 20th century. One of four gorilla subspecies, Grauer's gorillas can weigh more than 400 pounds and are closely…

World's Largest Gorillas Are at Risk (Photos)

Recent Census in War-Torn DR Congo Finds Gorillas Have Survived, Even Increased

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