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Sumatran orangutan


The Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) is one of the two species of orangutans. Found only on ..... The species has been assessed as critically endangered on the IUCN Red List since 2000. It is consi...

Sumatran Orangutan | Species | WWF


The critically endangered Sumatran orangutan population is threatened by hunting and habitat loss. Learn more about what WWF is doing to protect its future, ...

Threats to Orangutans | Orangutan Conservancy


Orangutans have lost well over 80% of their habitat in the last 20 years, and an estimated ... Today they survive only on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra.

Pongo abelii (Sumatran Orangutan) - IUCN Red List


While both species depend on high-quality primary forests, Bornean orangutans appear better able to tolerate habitat disturbance. In Sumatra densities plummet ...

Sumatran Orangutan Crisis - the Orang Utan Republik Foundation


Sumatran Orangutan Crisis-Critically Endangered. For the last eight years, the Orang Utan Republik (first Education Initiative and now Foundation) has been ...

Orangutan: an Endangered Species - Bagheera


Most of the lowland forest on Borneo and Sumatra is gone, and orangutans and ... to help orangutans and other threatened and endangered species survive, ...

Orangutan Facts - The Orangutan Project


Orangutans are great apes, as opposed to monkeys, and are closely related to humans, ... The Sumatran species (Pongo abelii) is Critically Endangered and the ...

Sumatran orangutan videos, photos and facts - Pongo abelii | ARKive


The Sumatran orangutan is fully protected by law in Indonesia and is listed on Appendix I of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why Is The Sumatran Orangutan Endangered&v=HshUwr05Ebw
Oct 17, 2010 ... Only 6600 critically endangered Sumatran Orangutans remain in the wild. 6000 of these depend for survival on the rainforest habitat provided ...

The Orangutan - Habitat


Habitat. Orangutans are found in Indonesia on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo. These apes were once widespread throughout mainland Asia during the  ...

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Orangutan Crisis – Sumatran Orangutan Society


The Sumatran orangutan is classified as Critically Endangered by the IUCN, the World Conservation Union. There are now only around 14,600 remaining in the ...

Orangutans | WWF


The Sumatran orang-utan is now restricted to the north of Sumatra. It depends on high-quality primary forests, and is less able to tolerate habitat disturbance ...

Why Are Orangutans Endangered? - Current Results


For the two species of orangutans found on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo in southeast Asia, mature tropical rainforests are essential to their survival.