Only the fifth set of mountain gorilla twins ever to be reported in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park. The mountain gorilla is officially listed as critically endangered. This image by Diana Rebman was in the running for the 2013 Gerald Durrell Award for Endangered Species.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

Only the fifth set of mountain gorilla twins ever to be reported in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park. The mountain gorilla is officially listed as critically endangered. This image by Diana Rebman was in the running for the 2013 Gerald Durrell Award for Endangered Species.

A young mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei) enjoys the comfort of resting in its mother's arms in the remote  Virunga Mountains of Rwanda

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A young mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei) enjoys the comfort of resting in its mother's arms in the remote Virunga Mountains of Rwanda

A once-in-a-lifetime close encounter with the (now) leader of the Mubare mountain gorilla family, Kanyonyi, of the Bwindi National Park in Uganda.

A once-in-a-lifetime close encounter with the (now) leader of the Mubare mountain gorilla family, Kanyonyi, of the Bwindi National Park in Uganda.

Baby #gorilla in Virunga National Park by Tim Henshall. Help protect their home http://www.wwf.org.uk/how_you_can_help/virunga/

Mountain gorillas in Uganda and Rwanda - in pictures

Baby #gorilla in Virunga National Park by Tim Henshall. Help protect their home http://www.wwf.org.uk/how_you_can_help/virunga/

mountain gorilla pictures | Mountain Gorillas, or Mountain Gorrillas!?

mountain gorilla pictures | Mountain Gorillas, or Mountain Gorrillas!?

For this mountain gorilla whose mother was killed by poachers, the pain is all too real. In an emotional display of mourning, the dismayed gorilla holds onto park ranger Patrick Karabaranga for support.

Man Comforts Gorilla Who Just Lost His Mom

For this mountain gorilla whose mother was killed by poachers, the pain is all too real. In an emotional display of mourning, the dismayed gorilla holds onto park ranger Patrick Karabaranga for support.

Mountain gorilla, Rwanda, by Thierry Riols #mountain-gorilla #gorille-de-montagne #Rwanda

Mountain gorilla, Rwanda, by Thierry Riols #mountain-gorilla #gorille-de-montagne #Rwanda

A male gorilla grooms a baby gorilla. (Photo copyright © The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International)

A male gorilla grooms a baby gorilla. (Photo copyright © The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International)

Primate fans can go in search of mountain gorillas in Rwanda (picutred), lemurs in Madagas...

The incredible 200-day £200,000 mega safari spanning 21 countries

Primate fans can go in search of mountain gorillas in Rwanda (picutred), lemurs in Madagas...

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See the mountain gorillas in Rwanda

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