Grauer’s gorilla: world's largest great ape being wiped out by war

Report reveals dramatic decline in numbers of Grauer’s gorilla in in war-torn eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

The Guardian

Last updated on 06 April 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Military and unrest-related exercises
Species: 
Gorilla beringei graueri
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals