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Why was Dian Fossey killed?

Christian Science Monitor - 20 Jun 2017
Only a small crowd of muddy-footed acquaintances, several porters, an American minister, and precious few friends, were able to climb up the mountainsides of Rwanda's Ruhengeri Province in time for the funeral of Dian Fossey. Skip to next paragraph ...
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The Dian Fossey Leadership Circle

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International (press release) (blog) - 15 Aug 2017
Dian Fossey is remembered throughout the world for her heroic and personal struggle to preserve, study, and defend the majestic mountain gorillas of Africa. During a career that spanned two decades, she earned the trust of the mountain gorillas she ...
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Young gorilla faces many challenges

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International (press release) (blog) - 08 Aug 2017
Fossey Fund staff expected that Masunzu might be adversely affected by this second loss, but thanks to Kubaha and the other gorillas in the group, he has managed so far to get enough care and support to grow up well. Luckily there are many infants in ...
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Saving the world's wildlife is not just 'a white person thing'

The Guardian - 31 Jul 2017
British primatologist Jane Goodall remains the most influential voice on the African chimpanzee, and Dian Fossey, who studied the mountain gorilla for over a decade in mountain forests of Rwanda, did peerless work on the animals. Her 1983 book ...
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Nat Geo Releases a Batch of Summer TCA Trailers — Check Them Out

Television Week - 26 Jul 2017
With excerpts from Fossey's own writings, the three-part special “Dian Fossey: Secrets in the Mist” allows the largely self-taught pioneer researcher to narrate her own tale, with Sigourney Weaver giving voice to these observations. The global mini ...
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Dans les pas de Dian Fossey

France Inter - 02 Aug 2017
En compagnie de Jean Philippe Noël, journaliste animalier et auteur d'une BD sur la vie de Dian Fossey, et de Sabrina Krief, vétérinaire et primatologue spécialisée dans l'étude des chimpanzés, nous reviendrons sur les grandes étapes de la vie de cette ...
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'Horror Story,' 'Dog Bowl' and more recent TV tidbits

STLtoday.com - 26 Jul 2017
Sigourney Weaver will read the words of gorilla expert Dian Fossey, murdered 30 years ago, in the three-part special "Dian Fossey: Secrets in the Mist," due later this year. Trevor Noah will take "The Daily Show" to Chicago Oct. 16-19. Comedy Central's ...
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Meghan Markle unveils her list of the top ten heroines

Gears Of Biz - 17 Aug 2017
Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle has named 'the ten women who changed my life' in a list which is headed by primatologist Dian Fossey, but also features Rosie the Riveter – a poster girl of the Second World War – and Joni Mitchell. Julia Roberts ...
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3 Incredible Jungle Experiences for Holiday Adventurers

Expatriate Healthcare - 10 Aug 2017
The mischievous golden monkeys can be located on a mountain trek and visitors can visit the grave of primatologist Dian Fossey. Dian dedicated 18 years of her life to nurturing and protecting Rwanda's mountain gorillas and penned the book Gorillas in ...
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Amahoro Tours: Rwanda's first operator opens US office

eTurboNews - 07 Aug 2017
These special tours in Rwanda, Congo, and Uganda take travelers to destinations like the Musanze Caves, Twin Lakes – Lake Ruhondo & Lake Burera, Red Rocks, Volcanoes National Park, Mount Karisimbi, and Dian Fossey's Tomb. Gorilla tracking is ...
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Dian Fossey Biography

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International (press release) (blog) - 20 Oct 2016
dianhistoric3244 Dian Fossey was born in San Francisco, Calif., in 1932. Her parents divorced when she was young, so Dian grew up with her mother and stepfather. By all accounts, she was an excellent student and was extremely interested in animals from ...

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