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Orangutan

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The orangutans are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great apes. Native to Indonesia ... Both orangutan species are considered to be endangered, with the Sumatran orangutan being criticall...

Orangutan: an Endangered Species - Bagheera

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The orangutan's forest habitat is being cleared for agriculture. Oil palm plantations are taking over more and more of the landscape. One plantation can be ...

Why Are Orangutans Endangered? - Current Results

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Loss of rainforest is a main reason why orangutans are endangered. Loggers, farmers, poachers and pet dealers have all caused the apes to decline.

Orangutans | WWF

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Conservation of threatened animals and endangered species. Sustainable management of their forests, seas, grasslands and mountains...

Why are orangutans in danger of becoming extinct? - Orangutan ...

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Finally, orangutans are occasionally hunted and eaten by some of the ... Currently, the IUNC has classified the Bornean orangutan as Endangered and the ...

Orangutan-Endangered animals list-Our endangered animals ...

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Orangutan means a "forest person". The forests where orangutans live have been made into farms. There were severe forest fires, which has made Orangutans' ...

Orangutan Crisis – Sumatran Orangutan Society

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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 ...

Orangutan | Species | WWF

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Protect endangered species, including the orangutan, at World Wildlife Fund. Learn about the ways WWF works to conserve a future where people live in ...

Bornean Orangutan Now Critically Endangered - Scientific American ...

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Jul 11, 2016 ... The Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) is now critically endangered, with populations in sharp decline due to habitat destruction and ...

Orangutan Facts – Sumatran Orangutan Society

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Sumatran orangutans are critically endangered. Habitat loss and ... Orangutans live in Indonesia and Malaysia on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo. These are  ...

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Why Are Orangutans Endangered?

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As forest dwelling primates, orangutans are entirely dependent on the forest for their survival. Unfortunately, Indonesia and Malaysia have some of the highest ...

Orangutan Facts - The Orangutan Project

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Extinction in the wild is likely in the next 10 years for Sumatran orangutans and ... Palm oil plantations often replace tropical forests, killing endangered species, ...

Threats to Orangutans | Orangutan Conservancy

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Orangutans have lost well over 80% of their habitat in the last 20 years, and an estimated one-third of the wild population died during the fires of 1997-98.