Gorilla Mountain by a Hibbert

Cover of: Gorilla Mountain | a Hibbert

Published by Tandem Library .

Written in English

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  • Animals - Apes & Monkeys,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Gorilla,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

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The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11760613M
ISBN 101417645482
ISBN 109781417645480

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User-contributed reviews. Mountain gorillas are a subspecies of the Eastern gorilla living in the Virunga Mountains across Uganda, Rwanda and the DRC, as well as the Bwindi Forest of Uganda. Scientific name Gorilla beringei beringei.

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There are only about 1, mountain gorillas left on earth rendering them an endangered. Mountain Gorillas. Conservation Status. Endangered remain. Where They Live. Rwanda, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo. Interesting Fact.

Made famous by Dian Fossey; featured in the movie Gorillas in the Mist. Grauer’s Gorillas. Conservation Status. Critically Endangered Around 3, remain.

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Gorilla mountain. -- The lives of a family of mountain gorillas are threatened by an erupting volcano. Follow Kagu, the youngest member of the family as he struggles for survival. Book: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 32 pages: color illustrations ; 28 cm.

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The last of the "Gorillas in the Mist" -- made famous by renowned American primatologist Dian Fossey -- is believed to have died. George Beals Schaller (born ) is a German-born American mammalogist, biologist, conservationist and author.

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Dian Fossey (/ d aɪ ˈ æ n /, Janu – c. Decem ) was an American primatologist and conservationist known for undertaking an extensive study of mountain gorilla groups from until her murder.

She studied them daily in the mountain forests of Rwanda, initially encouraged to work there by paleoanthropologist Louis Leakey.

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Today Rwanda is receiving so many visitors coming to tour gorillas. --Mountain gorilla fact file --World danger table --How can you help the mountain gorilla. --More books to read --Glossary --Index. Responsibility: Rod Theodorou. Abstract: Describes the habitat, behavior, and endangered status of gorillas and suggests ways to help save them from extinction.

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