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Deng Deng National Park ; new park ; gorilla park ; cameroon ; ape conservation ; western lowland gorilla ; africa
Gorilla population surveys, conducted by the Wildlife Conservation Society, have helped the government of Cameroon create a new national park which will protect more than 600 gorillas, along with other threatened species such as chimpanzees, forest elephants, buffaloes, and bongo.
Called Deng Deng National Park, the new protected area measures approximately 224 square miles (580 square kilometers) in size