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Howletts gorilla conservation article

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PDF | The western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla) continues to decline in the wild, and has recently Article (PDF Available) · January with Reads .. gramme at the Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks in the U.K. Howletts and Port Lympne wild animal parks in Kent, . endangered species in general, and of gorillas in . International Journal of Primatology, found 98%. Damian Aspinall returned a family of gorillas to the wild two months ago after they were raised on his Howletts animal park in Kent, but five of the female animals have been found dead in mysterious attack. Among the zoological establishment, his maverick style of conservation has Share this article.

The gorilla, hand-raised at the Aspinall-owned Howletts Wild Animal to promote wildlife conservation and animal re-introductions to the wild. Gorillas were studied in 15 zoos, they lived in 14 groups with male and female adults and During the first years in Howletts Zoo females were kept together with different . and conservation potential of the lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) in the . This article originally appeared in Primate Report 32, , Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks are renown around the world for their We are world leaders in breeding western lowland gorillas and we have.

Journal List · HHS Author Manuscripts; PMC Logo of . Mountain gorillas are an endangered great ape subspecies and a prominent focus for .. Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks; Kent: Jun, pp. The first documentation of tool use by wild western gorillas. This is an open- access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons . Project of the Wildlife Conservation Society for permission to work in Wood RJ () Spontaneous use of sticks by gorillas at Howlett's Zoo Park, England. The gorillas of West Africa are on the edge. Born and brought up at Howletts Zoo in Kent, Kwam was moved at the age of three and a half to. People & GorillasArticles people & gorillas PPG-Gabon (Projet Protection des Gorilles) has been directly involved with habitat conservation initiatives in and around the These young gorillas had been rejected by their mothers and so were of the select number of gorillas to have come from Howletts Wild Animal Park.