After filming the gorillas of Virunga National Park with zoologist Dian Fossey, David Attenborough joined with other conservationists to create the Mountain Gorilla Fund in an effort to better protect mountain gorillas living in the region. “Attenborough’s Life Stories: Our Fragile Planet” premieres February 6, 2013 at 8/7c.
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