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Dian Fossey: Saviour to the denizens of the mist.

As a kid, we were fascinated by the stories of The Legend of Tarzan, a feral child, adopted by the gorillas and lived his childhood and adolescence in the wilderness of the jungles of Africa. He was a character, although, primitive in his habits, an admirable character, because of his character. When we talk of the jungles of Africa, we can never not keep ourselves from the “denizens of the mist”, the mountain gorillas. These gentle giants are an endangered species, and especially in the 1960’s and the 70’s when these Gorillas fell victim to the poachers, falling into traps