Once on the brink of extinction, mountain gorillas continue to grow in number. Today, the Greater Virunga Transboundary Collaboration, a coalition of governments, non-profits and conservationists, announced the final results of a census of a population of mountain gorillas living in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and the adjacent Sarambwe Reserve in DR Congo.
Dian Fossey Fund
Intensive protection helps this critically endangered species! According to results just released, the mountain gorilla population living in the Virunga mountains has grown— from 480