The orangutans are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great apes.
Native to Indonesia .... Also, the orangutan genome was found to have evolved
much more slowly than chimpanzee and human DN...
When caught with offspring, the young are often kept as pets. The pet trade is a
major problem. It is thought that for each orangutan reaching Taiwan, as many as
Many were concerned the public may not consider there is a real problem to the
species and the population is increasing - not declining. If this were so, perhaps ...
At this rate of loss, many experts believe orangutans could be extinct in the wild
.... no orangutan population of undoubted viability will be left in the world within a
There are an estimated 30,000 orangutans left in the wild, about 20,000 on ... the
reserves can support viable populations, or even how many orangutans live in ...
Almost 80% of orangutan habitat has disappeared in the last 20 years. We are
losing ... There are now only 400 Sumatran tigers left in the world. We must stop ...
Oct 22, 2015 ... He said he's worried about how many wild orangutans have died from ...
orangutan, Gito, who had been kept in a cardboard box and left in the ...
Aside from donating to the many orangutan charities around the world, there are
many other things you can do to help save the orangutan on day-to-day basis.
2004) support the acceptance of the Sumatran Orangutan (Pongo abelii) as
distinct .... A peace deal negotiated in 2005 led to political stability and many new
Orangutans are extremely patient and intelligent mammals. They are very
observant and inquisitive, and there are many stories of orangutans escaping