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Two Gorilla Births; One Death

January 25, 2010 Two Gorilla Births Celebrated; One Death Mourned Karisoke Research Center staff celebrated the birth of two mountain …

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Anti-Poaching

Young Gorilla Rescued from Snare

January 2010 Another Young Gorilla Rescued from Snare Six-year-old female mountain gorilla Turimaso recently became the fourth young gorilla among …

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Congo

Mountain Gorillas Not Known to Be Near Volcano Eruption

January 2010 Mountain Gorillas Not Known to Be Near Volcano Eruption Mount Nyamulagira (10,033 feet), located in the Virunga National …

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Gorilla Behavior

A Mixed Year for Gorilla Infants

November 2009 A Mixed Year for Gorilla Infants Since January of this year, 10 infant gorillas have been born into …

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Karisoke Research Center

Titus Group Reacts to Leader’s Death

October 2009 Titus Group Reacts to Silverback Leader's Death Last month, we reported the death of legendary mountain gorilla silverback …

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Gorilla Behavior

Largest Mountain Group Challenging but Continues to Facinate

May 25, 2011 Pablo’s Group Challenging but Fascinating The largest group of mountain gorillas, named after Pablo, a historic silverback, …

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Anti-Poaching

In the Field With Our Anti-Poaching Team

May 23, 2011 In the Field With Our Anti-Poaching Team As Deputy Director of the Karisoke Research Center, helping to …

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Congo

Partners in Conservation Helps Us Protect Gorillas

May 23, 2011 Partners in Conservation When a female gorilla made eye contact with Charlene Jendry at the Columbus Zoo …

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Studying Female Gorilla Hormones

May 8, 2011 Studying Female Gorilla Hormones I'm Sosthene Habumuremyi, a graduate student conducting field research at the Karisoke Research …

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Anti-Poaching

Peace, Poaching and Streetwise Gorillas

December 2000 Peace, Poaching & Streetwise Gorillas We are often asked whether mountain gorillas are still hunted, and if poaching …

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Congo

Gorilla Deaths in Democratic Republic of Congo

November 1999 Gorilla Deaths in Democratic Republic of Congo Recently there have been reports from the Democratic Republic of Congo …

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Congo

Scientists Contact Mountain Gorillas

7 Oct 1998 Scientists Contact Mountain Gorillas Two groups of rare mountain gorillas first studied by Dian Fossey have been …

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Gorilla Infants

Karisoke Research Gorilla Groups are Thriving

April 1999 Karisoke Research Groups Are Thriving Since September 1998 staff have been making weekly trips to the Volcanoes National …

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Cantsbee and Gicurasi Split Pablo’s Group; Lone SIlverback Approaches Kuryama’s Group

December 7, 2011 Cantsbee and Gicuarsi’s Competion Splits Pablo’s Group; Lone Silverback Approaches Kuryama’s Group The subgrouping (or splitting of …

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Dian Fossey Fund

Is Lone Silverback Gwiza Giving up on Attempt to Join Group?

December 2, 2011 Is Lone Silverback Gwiza Giving up on Attempt to Join Group? Lone silverback Gwiza, who has been …

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Anti-Poaching

Top 5 Reasons to Adopt a Gorilla This Holiday Season

November 30, 2011 Top 5 Reasons to Adopt a Gorilla This Holiday Season 1. Ensure our anti-poaching patrols work 365 …

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Gorilla Behavior

Female Umusatsi Returns to Group With Young Son

November 29, 2011 Female Umusatsi Returns to Group With Young Son Good news! Today female mountain gorilla Umusatsi (27 years …

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Gorilla Behavior

Two Silverback Brothers in Ntambara’s Group Struggle for Dominance

November 28, 2011 Two Silverback Brothers Struggle for Dominance in Ntambara's Group Since its formation in 2009, Ntambara’s group has …

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