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“It seems really very unfair that man should have chosen the gorilla to symbolize everything that is aggressive and violent, when that is one thing that gorillas are not, and that we are.” – Sir Richard Attenborough This quote sets the tone for a new award winning short film (see below) from the non-profit organization…

Behind Enemy Lines

Reprinted from Wildlife Conservation Magazine “Behind Enemy Lines” November/December 2005 By Eric Michael Johnson           December 2002 — After four days traveling upriver in a dugout canoe, Belgian primatologist Jef Dupain became the first researcher in five years to return to the war-torn Lomako Forest in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo). As he surveyed…