OC Participates in Southern California Primate Research Forum

The Orangutan Conservancy was proud to participate in this year’s Southern California Primate Research Forum, hosted by the Association for Primate Evolutionary Studies at California State University, Fullerton. OC’s president, Dr. Raffaella Commitante spoke on the current state of all three orangutan species, giving special focus to the newly “re-discovered” Tapanuli orangutan of the Batang Toru ecosystem in Northern Sumatra. …

OC Welcomes a New Board Member!

The Orangutan Conservancy is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Meredith Bastian to our board of directors. We are thrilled to be welcoming her to the table as she brings along valuable knowledge from her over 20 years of experience in the academic and conservation communities.  Bastian received her Ph.D. in Biological Anthropology and Anatomy with a minor in …