“A life changing experience!” This is what most tourists say after they visit the mountain gorillas in Rwanda, and...Read More
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Bamboo shoots are a favorite food of the mountain gorillas we monitor in Rwanda, and they are produced during...Read More
Conservation is important but it’s also complicated! That was the main point of contention in the Fossey Fund’s latest...Read More
On the morning of Sept. 27, Dian Fossey Gorillas Fund trackers found 24-year-old silverback leader Vuba in critical condition...Read More
Naming infant mountain gorillas has become an important annual nationwide tradition in Rwanda since 2004. The naming ceremony, called...Read More
A message from Dr. Tara Stoinski, president and CEO/chief scientist, the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund As a conservationist and...Read More
A group of students in Bisate village, located in Rwanda near the mountains that are home to the mountain...Read More
The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund announced today that its gorilla trackers based at the Karisoke Research Center in Rwanda...Read More
Harriet Damesek of Ormond Beach, Florida recently spent two days trekking to visit the mountain gorillas in Volcanoes National...Read More
Today, the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund celebrates the 49th anniversary of the founding of our Karisoke Research Center, by...Read More
Fossey Fund staff are extremely saddened to report that one of the young mountain gorilla twins born to mother...Read More
They can’t walk yet, but the mountain gorilla twins born this January in Rwanda are now able to stand...Read More
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