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...
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flanges and a throat sac used to make loud verbalizations called long calls.
Scientists are uncertain whether all orangutans are one species, or whether the
... to help orangutans and other threatened and endangered species survive, ...
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Sumatran orangutans are critically endangered. ... There are two species or types
of orangutan - the Bornean orangutan which is found on the island ... Orangutans
eat mostly fruit - their favourites are huge spiky fruits called Durian, these fruits ...
Orangutans are large, quiet, gentle apes that live in southeast Asia (Bornes and
Sumatra). ... Male orangutans are capable of very long, loud calls (called "long
calls") that carry through forests for up ... Orangutans are an endangered species.
Mar 30, 2015 ... In this case, orangutans are protected by the Endangered Species Act ... For that,
they use a framework called a Species Survival Plan (SSP).
There are two separate species of orangutan – the Sumatran orangutan (Pongo
abelii) ... This is called the “Long Call” and is used to locate and advertise their ...
Orangutans are one of the most critically endangered of the great apes, due to ...
Feb 20, 2015 ... Today we are launching our latest Animal Conservation Campaign called our
Orangutan Letter Writing Campaign. Working off of the success of ...
The impact the destruction of forests has on this endangered primate. ...
Deforestation is indeed the primary threat to the orangutan, a species of great
ape ... Poachers are also killing orangutans for food for the so-called bush meat