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The Orangutan Conservancy (OC) is dedicated to the protection of orangutans in their natural habitat through wild research, capacity building, education and public awareness programs, and by supporting numerous on-the-ground efforts to save Southeast Asia’s only great ape.

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OC: BNF Leading the Fire Recovery

Borneo is Burning Enormous tropical peat-land fires scorched the island of Borneo in 2019, threatening precious wildlife and habitat. The 2019 fires rivaled the intense infernos that left 5 million acres of the Kalimantan province severely charred in 2015. Fortunately, impeccable development fostered by projects on the ground in Borneo have resulted in better coordinated firefighting efforts as well as …

OC: BNF Leading the Fire Recovery

Borneo is Burning Enormous tropical peat-land fires scorched the island of Borneo in 2019, threatening precious wildlife and habitat. The 2019 fires rivaled the intense infernos that left 5 million acres of the Kalimantan province severely charred in 2015. Fortunately, impeccable development fostered by projects on the ground in Borneo have resulted in better coordinated firefighting efforts as well as …

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Support OC on Amazon Smile!

The Orangutan Conservancy relies on our dedicated supporters like you to keep our mission going strong. By partnering with Amazon Smile the Orangutan Conservancy will receive 0.5% of each purchase made by our supporters when you choose our nonprofit to support. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference …

OC Sends Emergency Firefighting Funds to Borneo Nature Foundation

URGENT UPDATE! Subject: Borneo is BURNING The Orangutan Conservancy received a request from the Borneo Nature Foundation (BNF) last week for Emergency Firefighting funds (EFF) to fight the intense infernos. The BNF is located in Sebangau National Forest in Central Kalimantan and it has the largest population of protected orangutans in the world. Currently, BNF is sending out local firefighting …

OC Sends Emergency Firefighting Funds to Borneo Nature Foundation

URGENT UPDATE! Subject: Borneo is BURNING The Orangutan Conservancy received a request from the Borneo Nature Foundation (BNF) last week for Emergency Firefighting funds (EFF) to fight the intense infernos. The BNF is located in Sebangau National Forest in Central Kalimantan and it has the largest population of protected orangutans in the world. Currently, BNF is sending out local firefighting …

55000 Orangutan Population
9154000 Hectares of Forest Loss
3000 Orangutans Killed/Year
25 Years Until Extinction

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OC Update: Previous ‘Our Canopy’ Scholarship Recipient Married in Toraja!

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OC: BNF Leading the Fire Recovery

Borneo is Burning Enormous tropical peat-land fires scorched the island...

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