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AFC Flag Expedition #11:
How an Artist Saved the Mountain Gorilla: Retracing the Footsteps of Carl Akeley 85 Years Later
Expedition Artist: Stephen C. Quinn
Purpose: To retrace the steps of the American Museum of Natural History icon, Carl Akeley; to tell the unique story of how an artist catalyzed Africa's first national park; and to highlight and support current conservation work being done to save the Mountain Gorilla.
Location: Democratic Republic of Congo & Rwanda, Central Africa
Scheduled For: November, 2010
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Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Please visit http://www.artistsforconservation.org//programs/flag-expeditions/expedition/11/how-artist-saved-mountain-gorilla where you can follow Stephen, Jeffrey and the videographer Will Richarson.
 
 
 

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