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mountain

related in some way to high altitude.

mountain devil
see lambertiaformosa.
mountain disease
see altitude sickness.
mountain gorilla
Gorilla gorilla beringei.
mountain laurel
see kalmia.
mountain lion
see mountain lion.
mountain mahogany
mountain pink
centauriumbeyrichii.
mountain sickness
see altitude sickness.
mountain silvery lupine
lupinusalpestris.
mountain thermopsis
thermopsismontana.
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Her stunning communication breakthroughs with Digit, and other Rwandan primates she came to know, paved the way for researchers to habituate mountain gorillas to tourist visits.
For Berkman and wife and co-founder Jilla, who opened their Santa Monica cafe on popular Main Street less than a year ago, the Mountain Gorilla Coffee program is part of a longstanding philosophy of mixing social consciousness with smart business.
The fragile mountain gorilla population can't afford any more human-caused deaths.
Available in bookstores nationwide, Looking for Miza: The True Story of the Mountain Gorilla Family Who Rescued One of Their Own tells the story of a baby female mountain gorilla, Miza, whose mother was one of the ten gorillas killed last summer.
Hills bet: 15-8 Giant Panda, 7-2 Polar Bear, 5-1 Bengal tiger, 5-1 Orang-utan, 8-1 Asian Elephant, 9-1 Mountain Gorilla, 10-1 Hyacinth Macaw, 14-1 Leatherback Turtle.
The recent massacre of a family of mountain gorillas in Africa's Virunga National Park prompted increased attention to this area, the home of 60 percent of the world's gorilla population.
If it hadn't been for Dian Fossey there would be no mountain gorillas alive at all," he says.
Just 700 mountain gorillas survive in the wild, more than 150 of them in the Virunga National Park, Africa's oldest and most biologically diverse national park.
There are only 650 mountain gorillas left on the entire planet, so the damage that just one death has on the gorilla population is devastating.
With the help of archive footage and expert interviews, Weaver reveals how the fabled mountain gorilla has fought its way back from the brink of extinction.
Not surprisingly, the mountain gorilla has for a long time been Uganda's main tourist attraction.
2DoTrade is currently in discussions with the "Friends of the Mountain Gorilla Society," whose focus is the preservation of the mountain gorillas in Uganda, to donate to the Society a set percentage from the net proceeds of this Contract.