OC thanks YOU!

November¬† 2019 Dear valued friend of the Orangutan Conservancy, As we approach 2020, I would like to thank you for your support this past year!   With the help of our Orangutan Conservancy community we have been able to contribute substantially to many on the ground efforts to conserve orangutans.  Thanks to you, we have been able to do so much …

Orangutan and I

By: Drh. Waluyo Jati My involvement as a regular participant at OVAG workshop started in 2015. This event has given me the chance to meet and learn so much about orangutan medic conservation from many seniors and colleagues from all over the world. I get so many new friends and colleagues each year, enabling me to have a pool of …

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 Tuanan Orangutan Research Station

The Tuanan Orangutan Research Station located in the Mawas conservation area in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia has requested emergency firefighting funds. Fires are engulfing the surrounding area south of the study area in Tuanan, which is also a heavily trafficked area by the resident orangutans. There are currently over 3,000 active fire alerts in the Central Kalimantan province, according to Global …