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[PRESS RELEASE] 100 Orangutans Have Been Released by the BOS Foundation

Hi orangutan friends! Soon Nyaru Menteng will release 20 orangutans to Bukit Batikap Conservation Forest. While counting down to D-day, let's meet the candidates of the 8th Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Release! >

Day 4: Three Orangutans Return to East Kalimantan

Day 4: Three Orangutans Return to East Kalimantan | Going Back to the Forest Final day of releases. Please help more orangutans go home:

Duapuluh Orangutan Kembali Menikmati Kebebasan di Hutan Tropis Kalimantan |

Excitement is mounting in our Adopt-An-Ape program! Have you voted yet? There isn’t much time left!

Rare Bornean Orangutan Born At Chicago's Brookfield Zoo

Sumatran orangutans are designated as Critically Endangered by the IUCN, with a population of just a few thousand, while the Borneo orangutan is considered Threatened. The UN calls the current status of the remaining orangutans “a conservation emergency.” Habitat destruction caused by the massive expansion of palm oil plantations is a primary reason orangutans are facing the threat of extinction.

Budi arrived last night at Samboja Lestari. You can still see the bullet lodged in his forehead. This is why BOS and OPF need your support. Budi is a victim and every day, BOS is working to stop the hurt and cruelty to which this innocents are subjected