Borneo Nature Foundation Boardwalk Update

Images courtesy of Borneo Nature Foundation. Back in 2020, The Orangutan Conservancy funded Borneo Nature Foundation’s (BNF) 1,000-meter boardwalk. This boardwalk is 20cm wide, made of Banaus wood, and allows for access for seedling mobilization, planting, and monitoring by the BNF team. The boardwalk’s construction began in March 2021 at BNF’s site within the Sebangau National Park in Central Kalimantan, …

Ralphs Community Contribution Program

The Orangutan Conservancy is excited to announce our enrollment in the Ralph’s Community Contribution Program, where your everyday grocery shopping can aid in the conservation of orangutans and their rainforest homes. This new community contribution program was created by the Kroger Family of Companies in order to create positive social impact and charitable giving at the national and local levels, …

Orangutan Caring Week 2021

Today, November 7th marks the start of the annual Orangutan Caring Week. This celebratory week is held every November and aims to promote awareness and educate the public on orangutans, conservation, and deforestation in South East Asia. Originally called Orangutan Awareness Week, Orangutan Caring Week came to be after the idea of just being aware of the struggles of orangutan …