Help Save Cross River GorillasAfrica's most endangered great ape
The Cross River Gorilla, with fewer than 300 individuals estimated to exist in the wild, is the most endangered of the gorilla subspecies. It is listed by the IUCN as Critically Endangered. This is the highest ranking for species that remain in the wild, and means the Cross River gorilla is at risk of extinction.
Cross River Gorillas
Eastern Lowland Gorilla
Western Lowland Gorillas
By donating you will be helping us to create a 64,000 ha rainforest corridor, reconnecting 11 Cross River gorilla populations across south-west Cameroon.
What we do
Protecting Cross River Gorillas
Training & Capacity Building
Developing forest corridors
Value chain development
With your help we can create new protected areas for Cross River gorillas!
Work on conservation projects saving these great apes from extinction.
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