Lonely Planet Writer

Endangered baby gorilla born at Tampa zoo

A baby western lowland gorilla.
A mother and baby western lowland gorilla. Image by Bristol Zoo / CC BY-SA 2.0

Busch Gardens in Tampa, Florida, has a brand new inhabitant – a baby western lowland gorilla. The baby gorilla – which is on the endangered list – was born on December 16th and is the second successful gorilla birth at the zoo. Mother and baby are doing well and will be on display to the public in the next few days. Read more: wtsp.com