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Why was Dian Fossey killed?

Christian Science Monitor - 26 May 2018
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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Join the Conservation Crew

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International (press release) (blog) - 01 May 2018
The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund Conservation Crew* is a compassionate community of monthly donors whose regular, on-going support helps people and gorillas in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo every single day of the year. Monthly givers ...
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What to expect when you visit gorillas in Rwanda

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International (press release) (blog) - 17 May 2018
Our researchers take detailed notes about what they see among the gorillas each day, just as Dian Fossey used to do. And now we have a 50-year database of such information! Here are some of the details about the wonderful experience of seeing the ...
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New trackers welcomed at Karisoke

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International (press release) (blog) - 07 May 2018
The Fossey Fund has a large group of dedicated gorilla trackers and anti-poachers in the field every day protecting the mountain gorillas in Rwanda, and as the gorillas continue to expand their ranging areas, we have had a need for additional field staff.
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Ashton Kutcher donates $4 million to Ellen DeGeneres

The Herald-Times - 25 May 2018
Kutcher appeared on “Ellen” on Wednesday to talk with Ellen DeGeneres about her recent decision to take a vacation to Africa, where she plans to build the Ellen DeGeneres Campus of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund, according to E! News. Portia de Rossi ...
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Facial recognition app tracks endangered primates

Futurity: Research News - 24 May 2018
Researchers from MSU and the University of Chester also contributed to this project. The team would like to thank the Duke Lemur Center, the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, and the Rwanda Development Board for their support. Source: Michigan ...
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Ellen DeGeneres to jet in soon

The New Times - 17 May 2018
It is a facility that will be dedicated to late Dian Fossey's work to help protect the critically endangered mountain gorillas in the Virunga Mountains. “We have to raise USD10 million to build the Foundation, and we will be leaving in a week to go to ...
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Maine Beer Company Expands Distribution to Indiana

Brewbound.com - 23 May 2018
They use their beer and the brewing community to draw attention to issues that are important to the company. Specific beers are created that highlight 1% For the Planet partners such as the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, Friends of Katahdin ...
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More than safaris

El Paso Inc. - 22 May 2018
Made famous by researcher Dian Fossey and the movie “Gorillas in the Mist,” Rwanda's star attraction is the highly endangered mountain gorilla – only about 800 remain in the wild. A select few visitors can see them up close in the dense tropical ...
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Magic man says there's no trick to helping Kosair Kids

WHAS11.com - 16 May 2018
He explains how occupational therapist and “Gorillas in the Mist” author Dian Fossey made a big impact on him at a young age. In the decades since then, Patrick Miller became a Shriner and has been working to help other Kosair kids experience the same ...
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Zoo Atlanta prepares to say farewell to three bachelor gorillas

WSB Atlanta - 08 May 2018
For more than 20 years, the Zoo has supported its longtime partner in gorilla conservation, The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, by providing pro-bono headquarters space, information technology support and financial resources. The Zoo and the ...

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