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Indonesia steps-up fight against Illegal orangutan trade …

This is one of the first cases in many years against suspected illegal orangutan dealers in Indonesia, and possibly the first case ever in Kalimantan. It represents a continuing rise in action against the illegal trade in wildlife in … Wildlife Conservation Society… – http://www.wcsip.org/

Oil-Palm Plantation Roadshows Performance Report Final

Oil-Palm Plantation Roadshows Performance Report Final Statement of Need There is an urgent need for conservation action in order to retain viable wild populations of orangutans. Once widespread throughout the forests of Southeast Asia, they are now confined to two islands in Indonesia and Malaysia, where two genetically distinct species exist: the Sumatran orangutan (Pongo [...]