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The orangutans are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great apes. Native to Indonesia ... Threats to wild orangutan populations include poaching, habitat destruction, and the illegal pet tr...

Where Do Orangutans Live? And Nine Other Orangutan Facts ...


Feb 24, 2014 ... Orangutans live in the forests of Sumatra and Borneo. ... and devastation of their habitat, mainly due to palm and other agricultural plantations.

Habitat - Orangutan Foundation


Orangutans are the largest arboreal mammal in the world. Their preferred habitat is low-lying peat-swamp forest - they are rarely found in habitats over an ...

Threats to Orangutans | Orangutan Conservancy


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 Habitat - Borneo Orangutan Survival


The Tropical Rainforest - Home to the Orangutans ... If whole areas of forest are clear-cut, the whole system fails; habitats for thousands of species disappear, ...

Orangutans, Orangutan Pictures, Orangutan Facts - National ...


Sumatra Orangutan in Habitat. Swinging in the Rain. Mother and Child. Orangutan in the Rain. Mario. orangutan thoughtful. Baby & Momma. To view a caption ...

The Effects of Palm Oil | Orangutan Foundation International


The main threat to the survivial of orangutan populations in the wild is the ... and understanding of orangutans and their rain forest habitat while caring for ...

Loss of habitat - Borneo Orangutan Survival


The most important risk factor for orangutans is the loss of habitat. Suitable orangutan habitat in Indonesia and Malaysia has declined by more than 80% in the ...

Orangutan Crisis – Sumatran Orangutan Society


Sumatran Orangutans - on the edge of extinction ... to become extinct in the wild. The greatest threats to their survival are habitat loss and the illegal pet trade.

Say No To Palm Oil | What's The Issue


Over 90% of orangutan habitat has been destroyed in the last 20 years, and as ... But the orangutan is not the only species affected by palm oil development; ...

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The Orangutan - Habitat


Habitat. Orangutans are found in Indonesia on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo. These apes were once widespread throughout mainland Asia during the  ...

Orangutans | WWF


But their forest habitat in Indonesia and Malaysia is rapidly disappearing, putting the ... So by conserving the orangutan's habitat, we're also benefiting local ...

Pongo Foundation, Orangutans' Habitat


Habitat Orangutans live in primary and secondary tropical rainforests of South East Asia on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo. Annual rainfall varies on average ...