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Please Sign: Tell BGA and RSPO: Sustainable Does Not Mean Destroying Rainforests and Starving Orangutans
Animals  (tags: anima lcruelty, rainforest destruction, RSPO fraud and deception, WWF, International Animal Rescue Indonesia, orangutans starving, palm oil, Bumitama Gunajava Agro, Borneo, Indonesiawildlife )

- 2159 days ago -
Bumitama Gunajaya Agro (BGA) has cleared Borneo's rainforest for miles, with total disregard for the well-being of the orangutans and other primates living there. International Animal Rescue Indonesia staff has found a few starving orangutans remaining.
Hundreds of Orangutans Killed Annually for Meat
Animals  (tags: tragedy, disaster, humans, destroyers, borneo, orangutans, slaughtered, killed, extinction )

- 2679 days ago -
People are eating orangutans to extinction in Indonesia, a new study says. Hundreds of the big apes are hunted annually for meat or to eliminate threats to crops in the country's Kalimantan region (map) on the island of Borneo.
Chester Zoo Team to Build Orangutan Bridges in Borneo
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, conservation, environment, endangered, orangutans, deforestation, rainforests, Borneo )

- 2765 days ago -
A team from Chester Zoo will join conservationists in Malaysian Borneo later this year to help construct special "orangutan bridges". The structures are designed to allow the animals to move around in an area that has become fragmented by deforestation.
***GREAT NEWS*** Freed, Thanks to Mail Readers - Mely the Chained Orangutan
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, Cruelty, Animal Welfare, animals advocates, rights, GoodNews, cruelty, ethics, habitat, protection, investigation, law, rescued, sadness, suffering, wild life, Lis Key, Kalimantan, Borneo, Indonesia 15 years, primate, torture )

- 3061 days ago -
After 15 years in ­shackles, perhaps it was inevitable that when the moment came for rescuers to free Mely the orang-utan, no one could find the key to unlock her padlock and chain.
Picture Gallery, In Pictures: Rare Cats of Borneo
Animals  (tags: picture gallery, animals, rare cats, Borneo )

- 3303 days ago -
Camera traps set up by the Conservation of Carnivores in Sabah project have revealed other rare cats in the region, such as this Bornean bay cat, only rediscovered by science in Sarawak in 1992.
Sabah Video Is First Ever of Borneo's Clouded Leopard
Animals  (tags: endangered, borneo, clouded leopard, video, survival, filmed )

- 3318 days ago -
The Sundaland clouded leopard, a newly identified and little understood species of big cat in Borneo, has been filmed for the first time. The leopard, a healthy-looking animal a metre long (3 feet) and weighing about 40 kilos (90 pounds) was caught
Meeting Tam in Borneo: Our Last Chance to Save Asia's Two Horned Rhino
Animals  (tags: tam, borneo, endangered, asia two horned rhino, disappearing, tragedy, poachers, wildlife crimes )

- 3394 days ago -
Nothing can really prepare a person for coming face-to-face with what may be the last of a species. I had known for a week that I would be fortunate enough to meet Tam. I'd heard stories of his gentle demeanor, discussed his current situation with
Palm Oil Threatens Borneo's Rarest Cats
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, rare cats, Borneo, palm oil expansion, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3421 days ago -
Oil palm expansion is threatening Borneo's rarest wild cats, reports a new study based on three years of fieldwork and more than 17,000 camera trap nights. Studying cats in five locations--each with different environments--in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo,
Emergency Appeal: Borneo Is Burning
Animals  (tags: environment, animals, orangutans, Borneo, fires, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3488 days ago -
Forest fires are breaking out in the Sabangau forests in Central Kalimantan- jeopardizing the lives of the estimated 8,000 wild orangutans living there.
A Plan to Bring Isolated Borneo Rhinos Together! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, Borneo, rhinos, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3499 days ago -
An initiative to transport lone Borneo rhinos to a secure central location - where they can interact with other rhinos - could mean hope for this extremely rare subspecies.
Civet Cat-the Coffee Cat
Animals  (tags: civet cats, cat-fox, Borneo, Asia, coffee beans, protection )

- 3554 days ago -
Civets are small, lithe-bodied, mostly arboreal mammals native to the tropics of Africa and Asia. Civet may also refer to the distinctive musk produced by the animal. The common name is used for a variety of carnivorous mammalian species
New Web Site for Orangutan Adoptions in Borneo
Animals  (tags: animals, orangutans, adoptions, Borneo, web site, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3561 days ago -
Orangutan orphans in Borneo need your help! FOUR PAWS has launched an adoption programme for the benefit of each individual orangutan in the BOS sanctuary in Samboja. Now a new, interactive web site is offering new insights, film clips, and all
FOUR PAWS Helps Orang-Utans in Need
Animals  (tags: animals, orangutans, Borneo, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3612 days ago -
The Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation (BOS) operates rehabilitation centres and sanctuaries for orangutans and other endangered animals. FOUR PAWS supports BOS' aid programs: At the Samboja sanctuary (Borneo) orangutans who have been injured, abused
Saving the Orangutan
Animals  (tags: animals, orangutan, AnimalWelfare, Borneo, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3621 days ago -
Their forest home is being destroyed; their young sold into the pet trade. Considered 'pests', adults are hunted and killed. Against this grim backdrop, the Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation's rehabilitation centres are a beacon of hope for this
Saving the Orangutan
Animals  (tags: orangutans, Borneo, BOS, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3631 days ago -
Their forest home is being destroyed; their young are being sold into the pet trade. Considered 'pests', adults are hunted and killed. Against the grim backdrop, the Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation's rehabilitation centres are a beacon of hope

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