The link below is to an article reporting on the deaths of six rangers in the Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo by poachers. 9 more words
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Six rangers were killed on Monday in an ambush in the Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Virunga National Park is a popular home for the rare mountain gorillas. 179 more words
Institut Congolais pour la Conservation de la Nature (ICCN), the Congolese wildlife authority, has an agreement with Direction Générale de Migration (DGM), the Congolese immigration service, to facilitate obtaining 2-week, single entry tourist visas for people visiting Virunga National Park. 505 more words
Virunga’s rangers couldn’t be happier with the way 2018 has begun.
The first of seven births happened on January 7th, when Sebutimbiri of the Mapuwa family gave birth to a baby boy. 197 more words
The Guardian: Wildlife protection has become an increasingly dangerous business as rangers face armed gunmen and poachers
The Guardian, 23 August 2017, QUOTE: The Mali attack happened on the same day that three rangers were killed protecting Virunga national park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and just two days before renowned conservationist Wayne Lotter, 51, was murdered by an unknown gunman in Tanzania. 33 more words