A Grassroots Effort to Save Africa’s Most Endangered Ape

The Cross River gorilla population in equatorial Africa has been pushed to the brink of extinction. In a Yale Environment 360 interview, a Nigerian scientist working to save the gorillas describes how local villagers are vital to protecting these apes.

Yale Environment 360

Last updated on 22 May 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Cameroon
Nigeria
Region: 
Africa
Species: 
Gorilla gorilla diehli
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals