New Gorilla Survey Supports Fears of Extinction Within Decade

April 24, 2016

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Photo Credit: ©Andrew Plumptre/WCS

With tensions in the Democratic Republic of Congo abating somewhat, researchers finally have an updated Grauer's gorilla head count — one that confirms their fears.

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