Gorilla Families

Gorilla Families

There are 44 habituated mountain gorilla families across Uganda, Rwanda and the DRC. Family groups range in size with an average of 10 family members, but some can have as many as 40 individuals.

  • Virunga National Park
    Munyaga

    Munyaga

    9 Members

  • Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
    Nkuringo

    Nkuringo

    15 Members

  • Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
    Nyakagezi

    Nyakagezi

    9 Members

  • Virunga National Park
    Nyakamwe

    Nyakamwe

    15 Members

  • Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
    Oruzogo

    Oruzogo

    17 Members

  • Virunga National Park
    Rugendo

    Rugendo

    11 Members

  • Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
    Rushegura

    Rushegura

    15 Members

  • Volcanoes National Park
    Sabyinyo

    Sabyinyo

    18 Members

  • Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
    Shongi

    Shongi

    8 Members

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The mission of the International Gorilla Conservation Programme (IGCP) is to secure the future for mountain gorillas, and does so by facilitating collaboration, supporting conservation science and responsible tourism practices, and promoting effective community engagement.

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