The orangutans are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great ..... During
the early 2000s, orangutan habitat has decreased rapidly due to logging and
forest fires, as well as fragmentation b...
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CR Status. Critically Endangered. a Population. about 41,000 (Bornean), about ...
The orangutan's story is similar to that of a large number of Asian animals: its
forest habitat is being rapidly destroyed by conversion to agriculture, both by
Conservation of threatened animals and endangered species. Sustainable
management of their forests, seas, grasslands and mountains...
Extinction in the wild is likely in the next 10 years for Sumatran orangutans ... the
Bornean species (Pongo pygmaeus) are classified as Critically Endangered ...
Orangutans have lost well over 80% of their habitat in the last 20 years, and an ...
of species of trees, birds and animals per acre of almost anyplace in the world.
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Rainforest. ... Basic Facts · Fun Facts! Species Information. ORANGUTAN
Jul 7, 2016 ... While much of the orangutan's forest habitat is technically protected, illegal
logging and uncontrolled burning are continual threats. Photograph: ...
Orangutan habitat loss and killing were already significant threats during the
period ... Large rivers are natural barriers that are impassable to these animals
Loss of rainforest is a main reason why orangutans are endangered. ... tigers,
Sumatran rhinoceroses and Sumatran elephants, all endangered animals.