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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orangutan

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 trade. Several conservation and rehabilitation ...

www.worldwildlife.org/stories/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.

www.worldwildlife.org/species/bornean-orangutan

Bornean orangutan populations have declined by more than 50% over the past 60 years, and the species' habitat has been reduced by at least 55% over the ...

bioweb.uwlax.edu/bio203/s2008/ahrens_just/habitat.htm

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

www.orangutan.org.uk/about-orangutans/habitat

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 ...

wwf.panda.org/what_we_do/endangered_species/great_apes/orangutans

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 ...

www.orangutan.com/threats-to-orangutans

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.

www.orangutan-world.com/orangutan-habitat

Orangutan Natural Habitat. Most orangutans in the wild live in rainforests where they enjoy the mild temperatures and plenty of food. They also have lots of trees ...

www.orangutans.com.au/Orangutans-Survival-Information/Rainforest-Home-to-the-Orangutan.aspx

Of the nearly 250000 flowering plants known, 170000 or 68 percent occur in the tropics and subtropics, making tropical rainforests among the most diverse and ...