"A real success story for orangutans"
A huge thank you for what we have been able to achieve together
I’m delighted to be able to share with you a real success story following our appeal to help fund the release of a group of orangutans ready to complete their journey back to their forest home back in September of last year. Thanks to your generosity, TOP raised $18,795, which exceeded our target of the $15,000 needed to help facilitate the releases. Helping orangutans live wild and free is what strive for every day - Leif Cocks
Here’s an update on how they are doing -
Monic has adapted well to forest life! She naturally went out of the cages and started to forage and eat all the fruits of the forest. She builds a nest every night and has become friends with other release animals Jemey and Kluet. It was quite a s.. Read More
"Save a life and safeguard the orangutan species from extinction"
Adopt an orphan orangutan - who will you choose?
Each adoption helps our orangutans learn how to care for themselves and survive in the wild
Every orphan orangutan cared for by The Orangutan Project has lost its mother due to poaching, or she might have been killed from wandering into an encroaching palm oil or paper plantation. It is heartbreaking for these infant orangutans who have seen their own mother killed and they have been l.. Read More
"Seroja was very weak, dirty and inactive when she was confiscated. She is now housed at the Batu Mbelin Quarantine Centre and is has a chance at survival"
Save the Sumatran Orangutan from Extinction
Some of the richest and most biodiverse forests in Indonesia will soon be opened up for commercial exploitation under a plan drafted by the new government of Aceh.
The proposed spatial plan puts two huge forest conservation areas under threat. Nationally protected by Indonesian law, the 2.6 million-hectare tropical Leuser Ecosystem has been identified as one of the “world’s most irreplaceable protected areas” and is rapidly gaining suppor.. Read More
The orangutan's rainforest habitat is disappearing at an unprecedented rate. Like this video? Join our
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