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Research Article

Extreme Conservation Leads to Recovery of the Virunga Mountain Gorillas

  • Martha M. Robbins mail,

    robbins@eva.mpg.de

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

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  • Markye Gray,

    Affiliation: The International Gorilla Conservation Programme, Kigali, Rwanda

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  • Katie A. Fawcett,

    Affiliation: Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Felicia B. Nutter,

    Affiliation: Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Program, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

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  • Prosper Uwingeli,

    Affiliation: Parc National des Volcans, Rwanda Development Board, Gishushu, Kigali, Rwanda

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  • Innocent Mburanumwe,

    Affiliation: Parc National des Virunga-sud, Institut Congolais pour la Conservation de la Nature, IGCP-DRC, Gisenyi, Rwanda

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  • Edwin Kagoda,

    Affiliation: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda Wildlife Authority, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Augustin Basabose,

    Affiliation: The International Gorilla Conservation Programme, Kigali, Rwanda

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  • Tara S. Stoinski,

    Affiliations: Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Zoo Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Mike R. Cranfield,

    Affiliation: Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Program, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

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  • James Byamukama,

    Affiliation: The International Gorilla Conservation Programme, Kigali, Rwanda

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  • Lucy H. Spelman,

    Affiliation: Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Program, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

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  • Andrew M. Robbins

    Affiliation: Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

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  • Published: June 08, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0019788

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