An adult male gorilla can eat between 40 and 50 pounds of food in a single day. Talk about an appetitegorillas spend more time eating than doing anything else! Primarily herbivores, gorillas eat mostly roots, flowers, stems, leaves, fruits, and seeds. But snacks sometimes include ants and termites.
Accepted by a gorilla family in Africa
Find out how Amy went from backyard hiking to hanging out with gorillas.
Travel with Amy to Rwanda and meet her gorilla family.
Track a family of gorillas through the African jungle.
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"Nobody had tried to follow the gorillas before, so I was breaking new ground. People told me it wouldn't work. I was really thrilled when it did."
Follow Amy as she hikes through the rain forest in search of gorillas.