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Dian Fossey Fund

Has Pablo’s Group Lost a Member?

April 2010 Has Pablo's Group Lost a Member? Rukundo Appears to Leave Rukundo is a 15- year-old silverback in Pablo's …

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Anti-Poaching

Cross-Border Patrols Back in Action

March 2010 Cross-Border Anti-Poaching Patrols Back in Action Anti-poaching patrols are an extremely important part of the Karisoke Research Center's …

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Gorilla Behavior

Saga of Ugenda and Urugamba

March 2010 The Continuing Saga Of Ugenda And Urugamba – A Group Split! Shinda, the dominant silverback in one of …

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Congo

New Gorilla Census Begins

Feb. 10, 2010 New Mountain Gorilla Census Starts March 1 Full census of Virunga mountain gorillas also includes health status …

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Conservation

Scientist Winnie Eckardt Returns to Karisoke

June 24, 2011 Scientist Winnie Eckardt Returns to Karisoke We are very happy to welcome Winnie Eckardt, Ph.D., back to …

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Biodiversity

Kwita Izina Names Newborn Gorillas, Celebrates Community Role in Conservation

June 20, 2011 Kwita Izina Names Newborn Gorillas, Celebrates Community Role in Conservation The seventh annual Kwita Izina gorilla naming …

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Biodiversity

Karisoke Small Mammal Survey Funded

Karisoke Small Mammal Survey Funded by Field Museum/IDP Foundation The Karisoke™ Research Center’s Biodiversity Research Program Coordinator Deogratias Tuyisingize will …

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Congo

New Study Details How “Extreme” Conservation Is Saving Mountain Gorillas

June 9, 2011 New Study Details How "Extreme" Conservation Is Saving Mountain Gorillas We are very excited today to be …

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Biodiversity

Partnerships Create Community Conservation Zone in Eastern Congo

21 November 2002 Fossey Fund Conservation Action Program Completes Partnerships to Create a Community Conservation Zone in Eastern Congo Recently, …

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Anti-Poaching

Tracker Profile: Faustin Barabwiriza

February 2002Tracker Profile: Faustin Barabwiriza Faustin Barabwiriza was born in 1955, in Nyarugina, a sector of Kinigi Commune in Ruhengeri, …

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Dian Fossey Fund

Beetsme, Odyssey of a Silverback

January 2002Beetsme: Odyssey of a Silverback Because of the long life span and social complexity of gorillas, it has taken …

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Congo

Ecosystem Health Program Combines Health Needs with Conservation Goals

January 2002Ecosystem Health Program Combines Survival-health Needs with Conservation Goals Over the past year, much has been accomplished toward our …

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Biodiversity

Mountain Gorilla Tourism: Costs and Benefits

July 2001 Mountain Gorilla Tourism: The Costs and the Benefits (The following is based on a chapter by Liz Williamson …

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Biodiversity

Fossey Fund Becomes Primary Partner with the Tayna Gorilla Reserve

July 2001 Fossey Fund Becomes Primary Partner with the Tayna Gorilla Reserve The Tayna Gorilla Reserve is a remarkable community-based …

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Karisoke Research Center

Lone Silverback Giraneza Interacts with a Group

January 12, 2012 Lone Silverback Giraneza Interacts with a Group Today we witnessed a brief interaction between Kuryama’s gorilla group …

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Dian Fossey Fund

Gwiza: A Most Persistent Solitary Silverback

January 9, 2012 A Most Persistent Solitary Silverback The Fossey Fund’s Karisoke™ Research Center routinely monitors nine groups of mountain …

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Biodiversity

Bernadette Arakwiye: From Karisoke to Keene, New Hampshire

Bernadette Arakwiye: From Karisoke™ to Keene, NH Now just 26, Bernadette Arakwiye – a native of Kigali, Rwanda– has become …

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Anti-Poaching

Gorilla Group Reaches Top of Mountain in Rwanda

January 3, 2012 Gorilla Group Reaches Top of Mountain in Rwanda Ntambara's group, one of the nine mountain gorilla groups …

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Dian Fossey Fund

Karisoke Staff Celebrates the Holidays in Rwanda Today

December 30, 2011 Karisoke Staff Celebrates the Holidays in Rwanda Today Dr. Dian Fossey’s love for the Christmas season was …

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Gorilla Infants

Infant’s Condition Caused Concern, but Vets Find Her Doing Well Today

December 21, 2011 Infant's Condition Caused Concern, but Vets Find Her Doing Well Today On Tuesday, one-and-a-half-year-old infant Urahirwa from …

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