Users of social networking sites: facebook, myspace and twitter will soon have a chance to have rare Ugandan gorilla friends. Through geo-tracking and GPS; regular updates about the gorillas, new births within families, mating and eating habits in the jungle will be broadcast live online.
Wildlife officials are planning on installing cameras within Bwindi impenetrable national park where 340 gorillas live. Online users will have a chance to get to know more about how gorillas live and watching them as they trek through the thick terrain.
Ugandan authorities hope to raise funds which would go towards more rangers and more land to secure the gorilla’s habitat. Now, enjoy trekking through the african wild with your favourite gorilla friend in the comfort of your home.