The big daily search for elderly mountain gorilla silverback Cantsbee has still not uncovered any evidence of him, so for...Read More
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Dian Fossey: Pioneering Field Scientist
Faced with the difficult task of studying the rare and elusive mountain gorillas, Dian Fossey had to develop and refine special techniques, including imitating their behavior and drawing pictures of their “noseprints” for clear identification.
As part of the 50th anniversary celebration of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund, the organization’s Board of Trustees traveled to...Read More
With the participation of Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund scientists and data, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)...Read More
Fossey Fund field staff reported a high number of interactions among the mountain gorilla groups we monitor in Rwanda during...Read More