Consuming Nature: Photo Gallery Two

Pictures of the African Ape and Gorilla Bushmeat Market: Gorilla Head
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Brazzaville, Ouesso Northern Republic of the Congo, July 1994

"Gorilla hands are considered a delicacy and are served to the guest of honor at official functions. The Dutch Catholic bishop of Bertoua told me that even after more than a decade in the region, he was still regularly served gorilla hands and feeteven after he consistently rejected them."

Conservationist and photographer Karl Ammann

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Photo Gallery by Chelsea Lane-Miller
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Photograph by Karl Ammann
 
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