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JungleDragon donates to the African Wildlife Foundation To celebrate the 16,000 photos milestone (and 3,500 species), JungleDragon has just donated 100 USD to the African Wildlife Foundation. We&#039;ve specifically targeted this donation at Central Africa, home of stunning biodiversity, yet plagued with enormous habitat destruction, war and poverty. <br />
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Here you can see some of the projects that they do:<br />
<a href="http://www.awf.org/projects" rel="nofollow">http://www.awf.org/projects</a><br />
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Although modest contributions, we did do this as a community, and for each new photo milestone passed, I will keep donating. You&#039;re making a difference simply by using JungleDragon. <br />
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Note that I did not take this photo, I copied it from their website, hoping it is ok that we spread further awareness this way. Donations,Gorilla beringei beringei,Mountain gorilla Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

JungleDragon donates to the African Wildlife Foundation

To celebrate the 16,000 photos milestone (and 3,500 species), JungleDragon has just donated 100 USD to the African Wildlife Foundation. We've specifically targeted this donation at Central Africa, home of stunning biodiversity, yet plagued with enormous habitat destruction, war and poverty.

Here you can see some of the projects that they do:
http://www.awf.org/projects

Although modest contributions, we did do this as a community, and for each new photo milestone passed, I will keep donating. You're making a difference simply by using JungleDragon.

Note that I did not take this photo, I copied it from their website, hoping it is ok that we spread further awareness this way.

    comments (3)

  1. Awesome! Well done Ferdy and to everyone who contributes to this site. I don't know of any other site that has a scheme such as this. Very proud to be part of it.
    Oh my goodness, is there really anything cuter than a gorilla baby?
    Posted 8 years ago
  2. I am glad, I am proud, I am happy that I was able to give my modest contribution! Thank you, Ferdy! Posted 8 years ago
  3. Great job everyone! And I must agree with Claire, there are not many cuter things in the natural world than a baby gorilla, if any! Posted 8 years ago

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The mountain gorilla is one of the two subspecies of the eastern gorilla. There are two populations. One is found in the Virunga volcanic mountains of Central Africa, within three National Parks: Mgahinga, in south-west Uganda; Volcanoes, in north-west Rwanda; and Virunga in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo . The other is found in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Some primatologists say that the Bwindi population in Uganda may be a separate subspecies, though no description has.. more

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