Monthly Archives: July 2012

Orangutan Foundation at national trade exhibition in Borneo

Last week, Arif, the manager of Pondok Ambung Tropical Forest Research Station represented the Orangutan Foundation at a national trade exhibition, Harkopnas, in Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan (Borneo). It was a great opportunity to introduce our work, talk about orangutans and the importance of the rainforest to Indonesian businesses and other parties. The exhibition was open […]

More orangutans need rescuing

We are sad to report that the pregnant female orangutan, who had been chained up by her foot, has not survived. Worryingly, the same plantation have another 20 to 30 orangutans in need of rescue. See earlier blog Worrying trend – another orangutan rescued. The orangutan’s forest habitat should not have been cleared in the first […]