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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.

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 ...

Sumatran Orangutan Crisis - the Orang Utan Republik Foundation


Previously considered endangered in Borneo (now critically endangered as of 2016), ... Of the 13 populations of Sumatran orangutans on the island, just 7 are ...

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.

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


The Sumatran species (Pongo abelii) is Critically Endangered and the Bornean species (Pongo pygmaeus) of orangutans is Endangered according to the ...

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  ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Why Are Orangutans Endangered?


Orang Utan Republik Foundation is dedicated to raising awareness in ... Sumatran Orangutan Crisis · Threats to Orangutans · Bornean Orangutan Crisis ...