An endangered mountain gorilla from the Bitukura family, rests among vegetation inside a forest in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the Ruhija sector about 550km (341 miles) west of Uganda's capital Kampala, on May 24, 2013. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest borders the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda. Photo: Reuters

Survey finds far more gorillas in Africa than previously believed, but numbers are falling 

Researchers also said populations were dropping faster than anticipated, and at the current rate, half of the world’s gorillas could be gone by about 2040

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An endangered mountain gorilla from the Bitukura family, rests among vegetation inside a forest in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the Ruhija sector about 550km (341 miles) west of Uganda's capital Kampala, on May 24, 2013. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest borders the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda. Photo: Reuters
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