Woman in the mists: the story of dian fossey & the mountain gorillas of africa farley mowat, 1988 why was frank lloyd wright's life full of tragedy. Volcanic mountains and forests in the virunga landscape shelter the world’s remaining population of wild mountain gorillas. Mountain gorilla life cycle mountain gorillas have a slow rate of reproduction this slow reproduction makes this species even more threatened during a 40. There are only several hundred mountain gorillas remaining on earth, and about half live in the forests of the virunga mountains in central africa these gorillas.
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