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Bornean orangutan Destruction of forests in the island nation and


Orangutans Are Dying as Indonesia Burns

Orangutans declining despite 'impossible' Indonesian government report claiming they are on the rise, scientists say | The Independent

Orangutans in Thirty Hills, Sumatra

Orangutans will be wiped out by 2026, thanks largely to fast food and face wash

A Tapanuli orangutan with its baby in Batang Toru Ecosystem in Tapanuli, North Sumatra,

Many Bornean orangutans are the victims of deliberate killing

A one year old Bornean orangutan with its mother. (photo by Tim Laman)

Adult female Walimah with one month old infant, photographed in Mount Palung National Park on the island of Borneo. (Tim Laman)

Borneo, ravaged by deforestation, loses nearly 150,000 orangutans in 16 years, study finds

22, 2018) – An international team of scientists has found that over a 16-year period, about half of the orangutans living on the island of Borneo were lost ...

Borneo Has Lost 100,000 Orangutans Since 1999

A new study estimates Borneo's orangutan population decreased by 148,000 between 1999 and 2015. (Marc Ancrenaz/Hutan-Kinabatangan Orangutan Conservation ...

Palm Oil and Animal Rights: How you can combat the destruction of wild animals' habitat

Orangutans face extinction on Borneo where deforestation is 'simply unsustainable' – UN

Wild Sumatran orangutan hanging on liana and looking at camera

Mother and baby orangutans crossing river, Borneo in Indonesia

Orangutans and Palm Oil: Protecting Forests to Help Great Apes

Recent research found orangutans spent more time on the ground than we had realised. Katesalin Pagkaihang / Shutterstock

An orangutan hold its baby at the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Center in the Malaysian state of

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Borneo's orangutans at risk of extinction after population decreases by 148,500 in 16 years | CBC News

Arrival of baby orangutan is a symbol of hope for conservation in Sumatra

An orangutan in a sanctuary awaiting release on the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo. New research has found that 50 years of conservation efforts ...

Three orangutans rescued when forest fires destroyed their Indonesian rainforest habitats were returned to the wild on Borneo island last week. AFP Photo

The Orangutan Project Looks to U.S. Donors to Help Save Victims of Borneo Deforestation Crisis

Orangutans are the only great apes found in Asia, specifically on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo. Fossils found in Java, China, and Vietnam indicate that ...

Habitat at risk: Environmentalists said a tropical forest that's home to critically endangered orangutans on

A critically endangered Sumatran orangutan with a baby clings on tree branches in the forest of

Orangutans released back into the wild in Borneo

Deforestation in Borneo

A juvenile male Bornean orangutan, Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii, hangs from a tree branch in

Nearly 150,000 Bornean Orangutans Have Disappeared Since 1999, Halving Population

The female and infant orang-utan, moments after they had been released into the

Deforested peatland cleared to make pulp and paper products in Sumatra, Indonesia in 2014.

A Saga of Palm Oil, International Conflict, and Forest Destruction

Forest and oil palm plantation in Borneo. Photo courtesy of Dr. Marc Ancrenaz.

Palm oil producers are wiping out orangutans – despite multinationals' promises

Indonesia's forests are key for saving orangutans — and slowing climate change

Endangered Orangutans and the Palm Oil Industry: An Environmental Science Case StudyEndangered Orangutans and the Palm Oil Industry: An Environmental ...

Orangutan conservation bears fruit on Borneo

Actually, many populations of orangutans have already disappeared in Borneo. Some of them because of climate changes over the past millennia but most of ...


AsianScientist (July 31, 2017) – Bornean orangutans living in forests impacted by human commerce seek areas of denser canopy enclosure, taller trees and ...

The Bornean orangutan's survival is dependent on forging successful alliances with logging companies and other industries

This handout image taken on November 19, 2007 shows a ranger carrying an unconscious orangutan

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Receding forest on a mountainside in West Kalimantan province in Borneo.

Three orangutans sitting in the jungle

Why Orangutans are Going Extinct and How You Can Stop It

Orangutan Picture Wins Grand Prize in 2017 Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

Bornean orangutans' forest habitat is changing at an "unsustainable rate"

Bornean orangutans are threatened by hunting and deforestation.

An orang-utan plays in its natural environment. Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, a

Orangutans live on the Southeast Asian islands of Borneo and Sumatra. These graceful tree-dwelling apes are critically endangered.

RHOI, and the East Kalimantan Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA)—has released six orangutans to the Kehje Sewen Forest on National Education Day, ...

Orangutan at Semenggoh Wildlife Centre, Borneo.


'The last place on Earth': how Sumatra's rainforest is being cleared for palm oil

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Preservation or productivity? Orangutans under threat

19, 2016 and released by Borneo Orangutan Survival

Findings from the UQ-Borneo Futures Research Initiative have led to the Bornean Orangutan now being recognised as Critically Endangered on the Red List of ...


A five-month-old female Bornean orangutan with her mother

The only great ape unique to Asia, orangutans are increasingly rare, with fewer than 50,000 in Borneo. Here, a male named Doyok moves through a reserve.

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Shock moment orangutan charges BULLDOZER destroying its home

Meet A-Ul, a rescued Bornean Orangutan. All photos by Owen Morgan.

Sawn timber piled up inside the PT MPK concession in Sungai Putri, Ketapang, West Kalimantan. Image courtesy of Greenpeace.

Baby orangutan Borneo

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Photo courtesy of the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation.

An orangutans shelters in the forest canopy in Borneo

Researchers Find More Than 100,000 of Borneo's Orangutans Have Been Wiped Out

Baby orangutan on mother's back in a natural habitat

Bornean Orangutan, pongo pygmaeus, Tanjung Puting National Park, central Kalimantan, Borneo,

Stop rainforest destruction for biofuels!

Sumatra: Forest Corridors for Orangutans, Tigers, and other species

But a recent study published in the scientific journal Conservation Letters spells new hope for Borneo's forests. Using a data set spanning nearly two ...

Though forests are rapidly disappearing on the island of Borneo, the hunting of orangutans has contributed to approximately half of their population ...


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A baby orangutan being carried by her mother.

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... albino orangutan Alba on a tree after members of the BOSF released her into the wild in the Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park, Borneo, Indonesia, Dec.

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