Sadly, lowland gorillas are classified as endangered due to poaching, habitat loss, and habitat fragmentation. Gorillas are also susceptible to natural diseases, the most destructive of which is Ebola. Despite being critically endangered, lowland gorilla numbers are slowly increasing due to beneficial legislation and sanctuaries, and there is reason to believe they can rebound in the near future.
- Recommended Age: 3+
- Size in cm: 11 L x 6 W x 9 H
- Size in inches: 4.33 L x 2.36 W x 3.54 H
- UPC: 095866282820
Lowland gorillas are classified as a Critically Endangered species. They’ve experienced a steep population decline from disease and hunting, along with continued habitat loss and low reproductive rates. Conservation efforts include stricter enforcement of laws protecting this species and improved Ebola virus prevention.