Death of a Silverback

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January 9, 2017

The silverback Ndahura of gorilla group Bitukura that occassionally ranges within our vegetation plot 5 and part of our camera trap sites in the south of Bwindi passed away.  Ndahura who was  28 years of age by the time of his death, fell from a tree and died. This happened in  December 2016 in the presence of the trackers and researchers that had gone to vist the group that day.

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