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The reprinted resource recaps a recent study which reveals an alarming decline in great ape populations: mountain gorillas and Sumatran orangutans number a few thousand, other populations are a fraction of what they were 50 years ago, and without tougher protection, most species will be extinct in 50 years.The resource is a reprint of a 2000 report of Population Action International.

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  • Education > General

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    NSDL,Conservation Biology,Learn,Learner,High school upper division 11-12,Environmental Sciences,General public & informal education,Middle school 6-8,Profession (degree program),Research,High school lower division 9-10,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20090721035925049T,Life Science,Article,Teach,Teacher,Biodiversity,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,Wildlife science,Continuing education,Undergraduate lower division 13-14,Graduate,Ecology,Vertebrate Biology,Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture,Reference Material,Non-journal article,Zoology,Education,Geoscience,Undergraduate upper division 15-16

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    English

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