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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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Summer 2020 – A Message from our President

Dear Supporters, During this very unprecedented difficult time in our modern history, it is often easy to forget that humans are not the only ones struggling.  While we must be respectful of human lives lost, we must also be aware that non-human primates still need our assistance.  The Orangutan Conservancy has supported orangutan conservation for many years and in many ways and …

Summer 2020 – A Message from our President

Dear Supporters, During this very unprecedented difficult time in our modern history, it is often easy to forget that humans are not the only ones struggling.  While we must be respectful of human lives lost, we must also be aware that non-human primates still need our assistance.  The Orangutan Conservancy has supported orangutan conservation for many years and in many ways and …

Borneo Nature Foundation Completes Boardwalk Repairs

In the summer of 2019 the Orangutan Conservancy awarded a grant to the Borneo Nature Foundation to repair parts of the critical research infrastructure in Sabangau National Forest. Unfortunately, a boardwalk in the southwest area of BNF’s campus was beyond repair. The proposal by BNF detailed a plan to build a newer, stronger boardwalk that would allow staff and visitors …

Borneo Nature Foundation Completes Boardwalk Repairs

In the summer of 2019 the Orangutan Conservancy awarded a grant to the Borneo Nature Foundation to repair parts of the critical research infrastructure in Sabangau National Forest. Unfortunately, a boardwalk in the southwest area of BNF’s campus was beyond repair. The proposal by BNF detailed a plan to build a newer, stronger boardwalk that would allow staff and visitors …

COVID-19 Emergency Funding Now Available

The Orangutan Conservancy has opened an abbreviated version of our funding application to help with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Any organization or individual that falls under our normal eligibility guidelines, are welcome to apply for funding. The purpose of this funding is to assist with the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our goal in creating this streamlined …

COVID-19 Emergency Funding Now Available

The Orangutan Conservancy has opened an abbreviated version of our funding application to help with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Any organization or individual that falls under our normal eligibility guidelines, are welcome to apply for funding. The purpose of this funding is to assist with the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our goal in creating this streamlined …

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

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OC Awards COVID-19 Emergency Funding to WRC Jogja

The Orangutan Conservancy is happy to announce the funding of...

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Wild Adoption Maintenance

Hello everyone, Our Wild Orangutan Adoption Program will be currently...

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New OC Shop Merchandise Helps Support Wild Orangutans!

Hi Everyone, We here at OC are happy to announce...

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