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Palm Oil Deforestation: A Threat to Orangutan Populations, Indigenous People and Biodiversity - One Green PlanetOne Green Planet

In 2015 alone, the area of Indonesian forest burned for palm oil was more than 26 times greater than in California in 2018, slashing orangutan habitat.

Mark Edward Harris' Beautiful Orangutan Portraits Highlight Deeper Issues

Over the last six years, Mark Edward Harris has developed a collection of orangutan portraits. We spoke to him about this beautiful and important series.

20 orangutan pictures for World Orangutan Day

Bornean orangutan in Indonesia. August 19 is World Orangutan Day, a designation intended to raise awareness about the great red ape, which is threatened by habitat loss, the pet trade, and hunting. Once distributed across much of southeast Asia, today orangutans are only found on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra. Both species of orangutan […]

Travel guide to see Orangutan Sumatra Indonesia

Nestled in the tropical rainforest of Sumatra is Gunung National Park. It covers over 3,000 square miles, straddling the border of the North Sumatra and Aceh provinces.This area is home to a wide range of

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Facts about Orangutans
Ad: A wild endangered orangutan in the rainforest of island Borneo, Malaysia, close up. Orangutan mounkey in nature
The Oregon zoo's youngest orangutan turned one year old on April 13, 2001.