Africa's apes decimated by hunting and Ebola
A study published in this week's Nature shows that populations of both species in Gabon have diminished by about half over the past 20 years.
"Without aggressive investments in law enforcement, protected area management and Ebola prevention, the next decades will see our closest relatives pushed to the brink of extinction," the researchers warn.
Link to news story in Nature
Link to research paper in Nature
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