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...
Protect endangered species, including the orangutan, at World Wildlife Fund. ... It
is thought that for each orangutan reaching Taiwan, as many as 3-5 additional ...
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 fewer than 50000 orangutans living in the wild, while as recently as
100 years ago, 230000 orangutans inhabited the forests of Southeast Asia.
There are an estimated 30,000 orangutans left in the wild, about 20,000 on ...
World development banks provide money to help create many of the oil palm ...
The IUCN Red List is the most definitive guide to population sizes. For Sumatran
orangs, the ... Approximately, there are about 60.000 orangutans left in the world
(last census at 2003). 10% Sumatran Orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus abelli), and
Orangutans are two species of great apes native to Indonesia and Malaysia. ...
While they had many characteristics of man, they also had differences including
... In fact, so go as far as to say they are the most intelligent animals in the world.
Mar 9, 2004 ... Orangutans are critically endangered and could go extinct in 10 to 20 years if ...
Orangutans are the world's largest arboreal mammal, eating, sleeping, ... "Now
they're moving much further, quite far, into the interior, and it's just ...
Orangutans are extremely patient and intelligent mammals. They are very
observant and inquisitive, and there are many stories of orangutans escaping
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 ...