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Orangutan - Wikipedia

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The orangutans are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great apes. Native to Indonesia ... Field studies of the apes were pioneered by primatologist Birutė Galdikas. Both orangutan spec...

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.

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.

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 Facts | Endangered Animals - Animal Fact Guide

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Did you know the orangutan, with its distinctive red-orange hair, is the only ape that inhabits Asia? Learn more orangutan facts at Animal Fact Guide!

Orangutan Conservation | Orangutan Foundation International

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Since that time there has been substantial orangutan habitat loss on both islands, it is probable that current numbers on both islands are actually below those ...

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 ...

Sumatran Orangutan | Species | WWF

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

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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 ...

Orangutans | WWF

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

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' ...