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June 2012-Be Alert Sign at Gorilla World
Animals: Near 15
Importance: Opened as the first natural gorilla exhibit in the U.S. Also home to the most successful gorilla family in the nation (mainly the females). This includes the world\'s first test tube gorilla and the most births in the country with 48, and the record for the most births in one year (1996, 6).
Latest birth: Western lowland gorilla-Bakari-Aug 13, 2006