Orang-utans, native only to Borneo and Sumatra, are endangered due to habitat loss (because of logging and palm oil plantations), poaching, and the illegal pet trade. 573 kata lagi
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Dear Awesome Travellers,
I will organize an open trip to Tanjung Puting National Park in Kalimantan, Indonesia!! This national park is a place to rehabilitate Orang Utan that were ilegally captured and saved so they can be released back to their natural habitat in the jungle. 331 kata lagi
Orang utan atau bahasa lokal menyebutnya sebagai Mawas merupakan kera besar dari genus Ponginae. Beberapa species diantaranya adalah Pongo pygmaeus dan Pongo abelii. Kera besar dengan lengan panjang dan berbulu kemerahan atau cokelat ini umumnya hidup di hutan tropika Indonesia dan Malaysia, khususnya di Pulau Kalimantan dan Sumatera. 238 kata lagi
The world watched in horror as zoo officials were forced to shoot dead a 200 pound orangutan after America accidentally fell into its cage.
“We just couldn’t be sure what the beast intended to do with America once he had it in his clutches and decided the safest thing to do was to put him down,” said a teary zoo official after the shooting of a popular great ape named Donald at the Washington Zoo. 180 kata lagi