Congo’s Civil War Has Practically Wiped Out the World’s Largest Gorilla

Congo’s Civil War Has Practically Wiped Out the World’s Largest Gorilla

All Gorillas In The Wild Are Now At High Risk Of Extinction - Many of the remaining animals now live in just a few national parks and reserves critical to their survival. However, bushmeat hunting still takes place .

World’s largest gorilla moved to ‘critically endangered’ status - The Washington Post

World’s largest gorilla moved to ‘critically endangered’ status

World’s largest gorilla moved to ‘critically endangered’ status - The Washington Post

For hunters, apes are easy targets. Unlike chimpanzees, which travel through the trees, Grauer’s gorillas move around in groups on the ground, leaving large, trackable footprints. With hordes of hungry, gun-toting humans traipsing about their forest, it’s no wonder these animals are now on the brink of disappearing.

Congo’s Civil War Has Practically Wiped Out the World’s Largest Gorilla

For hunters, apes are easy targets. Unlike chimpanzees, which travel through the trees, Grauer’s gorillas move around in groups on the ground, leaving large, trackable footprints. With hordes of hungry, gun-toting humans traipsing about their forest, it’s no wonder these animals are now on the brink of disappearing.

Posterazzi The Peoples Natural History 1903 The largest gorilla ever captured Canvas Art - Unknown (24 x 36)

Posterazzi The Peoples Natural History 1903 The largest gorilla ever captured Canvas Art - Unknown (24 x 36)

Posterazzi The Peoples Natural History 1903 The largest gorilla ever captured Canvas Art - Unknown x

Grauer's gorilla (Gorilla beringei graueri), a subspecies of eastern gorilla, the world's largest ape, and confined to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, has been listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. The announcement was made at the IUCN World Conservation Congress currently underway in Hawaii.

Grauer's gorilla (Gorilla beringei graueri), a subspecies of eastern gorilla, the world's largest ape, and confined to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, has been listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. The announcement was made at the IUCN World Conservation Congress currently underway in Hawaii.

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World's Largest Gorilla Species at Risk of Extinction

World's Largest Gorilla Species at Risk of Extinction

Shocking collapse of gorilla subspecies - Grauer's Gorilla is the largest of the species.due to hunting primarily.

Schroeder, the largest gorilla at Como Zoo, weighing 525 pounds,  munches on grass in the meshed gorilla area.  (Pioneer Press: Holly Peterson)

Schroeder, the largest gorilla at Como Zoo, weighing 525 pounds, munches on grass in the meshed gorilla area. (Pioneer Press: Holly Peterson)

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Maman gorille et son petit - Affectueuses et attentionnées, les femelles gorilles entretiennent un rapport étroit avec leurs petits et ce durant de longues années, comme tous les grands singes.

Maman gorille et son petit - Affectueuses et attentionnées, les femelles gorilles entretiennent un rapport étroit avec leurs petits et ce durant de longues années, comme tous les grands singes.

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