orangutan rescue IAR Borneo 

BORNEO — Orang-utan Rescue

Witnessing the chaos the peatland fires caused the month before (October 2015) I felt it was critical to returned to Borneo, and...
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orangutan peatland fire Borneo 

BORNEO — Surviving on a burnt landscape

In mid-November 2015 I journeyed over an hour east of Ketapang, West Kalimantan with IAR orang-utan rescue staff to search for trapped male...
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orphan orangutans Yayasan IAR 1260499 

BORNEO — Orangutan Orphanage Overflowing

Yayasan International Animal Rescue (IAR) orangutan rescue center in Ketapang West Kalimantan Borneo Indonesia runs a fight against all odds. Founded by...
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toxic fire haze Kalimantan, Borneo, Indonesia 

BORNEO — The Price of Palm Oil

I traveled to Borneo intentionally during the height of the 2015 fire season, which lasted over two-months between September and November to...
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  • Sumatran orangutan
  • Sumatran orangutan orang-utan Sumatra


The orangutans (also spelled orang-utan, orangutang, or orang-utang) are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great apes. Native to Indonesia and Malaysia, orangutans are currently found in only the rainforests of Borneo and Sumatra. Orangutans are the largest arboreal...
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