Protecting Virunga, the Home to Rare Gorillas

Protecting Virunga, the Home to Rare Gorillas

It is sad that animals have got to be protected from the malevolent atrocities of humans. This long read is about the life of the men and women who are the rangers protecting the Virunga National Park. Several had paid for it with their lives as political instability in the countries that surround the Park impacts its survival as the ebb and tide of guerilla activities endanger their lives and the wildlife that get in their way. It is a remarkable story of dedication and bravery as they face daily challenges with very limited resources.

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http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2016/07/virunga-national-parks-africa-congo-rangers/