Posts tagged "great ape conservation"

Koko the Gorilla Mourns Robin Williams

Koko the Gorilla Mourns Robin Williams
Robin Williams will always be remember for his comic brilliance. He was known to be a personally empathetic person. You can see it in many of  his roles, and with his interactions with Koko the noted lowland gorilla who communicates with sign language. In 2001, Williams met Koko for the first time. The Gorilla Foundation posted video... Read more »

Wild WGN Radio Petcast: A Gorilla Update with Ecotours

Wild WGN Radio Petcast: A Gorilla Update with Ecotours
I make a slight detour in this WGN Radio PETCAST, going from dogs to gorillas (may take a moment to load). Those are mountain gorillas to be exact, Dr. Mike Cranfield veterinary director of the Gorilla Project University of California Davis Wildlife Health Center and Jed Chaddick, president of ECOTOURS.com beat their chests for gorillas... Read more »