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Virunga : the heart of Africa / a National Geographic Television production.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 55 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : National Geographic : 2000.

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Part of the Heart of Africa series from National Geographic, this documentary concentrates on the Virunga National Park located in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This is a fascinating trip to one of the world's foremost national parks, an area complex in geographic design and diverse in both the plant and animal kingdom. Exploring the mountainous terrain surrounding a hot and luscious rainforest, this feature highlights the fascinating creatures that survive in this region. Rare mountain gorillas share their domicile with such consistent African animals as the hippopotamus, the elephant, the buffalo, and the antelope.
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Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Gorilla > Virunga.
Endangered species > Virunga.
Wildlife conservation > Virunga.
Parc national des Virunga (Congo)

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