Posts Tagged ‘Orangutan’

News from the Indonesia

April 04, 2016 11:04 AM
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iLCP Associate Fellow Paul Hilton has published two new articles on conservation efforts in Indonesia. His first article, Sumatra’s Orang-utans: Chocolate’s Road to Freedom, follows the story of Chocolate and his journey from captivity with traders to his eventual release back into the wild. –“We arrive at the release site and head straight over to […]

Orangutan Rescue in the Land of the Chainsaw

April 04, 2015 09:36 PM
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As oil palm plantations continue devastating Indonesia’s rainforests, animals like the orangutan are left with ever-decreasing, and impoverished habitats, threatening their survival.