DRC: a new gorilla birth announced at Virunga Park on May 18, 2021

This is the young female Palumate of the Mapuwa family who gave birth to her first female baby.

The Mapuwa family is increasing the number of its members from 25 to 26 individuals, including 7 female adults. Annoce made by Virunga National Park.

The organization WCEPVIE welcomes this birth and asks the people living along the Virunga National Park for the protection of world heritage species.

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