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June 18, 2020

Father’s Day

Fact 1: Silverbacks are more than just protectors! Silverbacks may have historically been thought of as just the protector,...

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June 12, 2020

Locomotion

Distance: Due to the abundance of food sources in undisturbed habitat, and gorillas’ willingness to eat many different types...

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May 22, 2020

Gorilla Communication

Just like in humans, gorilla communication can occur through a variety of methods—body postures, facial expressions, vocalizations.  Communicating Dominance...

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May 8, 2020

Mother’s Day

Fact 1: Gorillas are super-moms! Like other primates, gorilla mothers have very strong bonds with their infants and provide...

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May 7, 2020

Global Big Day- May 9th

On May 9, let’s count birds! The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund will be enthusiastically participating in Global Big Day...

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May 1, 2020

#GivingTuesdayNow

1) What is GT Now — https://www.givingtuesday.org/ You may know Giving Tuesday as the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, but in...

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April 24, 2020

Research

1. Tara Stoinski, Ph.D. Dr. Tara Stoinski serves as President and CEO and Chief Scientific Officer for the Dian...

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April 20, 2020

Earth Day in the DRC

Protecting the biodiversity of the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a global responsibility. You probably know the Fossey...

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