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Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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Selamat ulang Tahun Negeriku... Ulang tahunmu yg ke 74...salam dari kami anak-anak Dayak yg juga bertanah air, Indonesia... Kita satu tujuan yaitu persatuan untuk itu jangan bedakan kami dari golongan, keyakinan maupun etnis...saat ini kami nyaman dipangkuan Ibu Pertiwi yg sedang menangis lara... Indonesia masih ada didada dan darah kami.... Salam satu nusantara indonesia... Video : @binua_samura . #benuaborneo #borneo #dayak #kalimantan #kalbar #kaltim #kalteng #kaltara #kalsel #kalimantanbarat #kalimantantengah #kalimantantimur #kalimantanutara #kalimantanselatan #banjarmasin #palangkaraya #balikpapan #samarinda #kutaikartanegara #pontianak #indonesia #17agustus #HutRI74 #salammerdeka

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Also known as the national bird of Malaysia, Hornbills have necks that are thicker than average birds, whereby they have a strong neck to support their bills. . . 📸 @miry_giramondo . . #sabah #borneo #malaysia #tourism #travel #instatravel #tourist #traveling #vacation #photooftheday #holiday #trip #nature #fun #photography #beautiful #wanderlust #vm2020 #visitmalaysia2020 #birds #bird #birdphotography

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August 19th is International Orangutan Day | Photograph by Mark Edward Harris ( @markedwardharrisphoto) . A staff member at the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation wheels orphaned orangutans in a wheelbarrow. "The orphans spend several hours every day attending forest school where they learn the skills necessary to be either returned or introduced into the Bornean forest," explains #YourShotPhotographer Mark Edward Harris. This photo was selected for the August 16, 2019 edition of our Photos of the Week series. — “My heart breaks for these lovely creatures but I'm happy there are institutions that exist trying to save them. Your focus is sharp here but center weighted compositionally. Keep up the good work!” — @natgeoyourshot Associate Photo Editor Kristen McNicholas ( @kemcnicholas)

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Today is the International Orangutan Day. Let me quote Jane Goodall: “Chimpanzees, gorillas and orangutans have been living for hundreds of thousands of years in their forests, living fantastic lives, never overpopulating, never destroying the forest. I would say that they have been in a way more successful than us as far as being in harmony with the environment.” That is putting it mildly. On the photo is an orangutan mother and her child from Kalimantan in southern Borneo where most of the island’s orangutans live. The planned conversion of half of known orangutan habitat in Kalimantan to oil-palm and wood-pulp plantations is estimated to displace (kill) one-third of the Bornean population. @bbcearth #oranguran #borneo

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It was a very special experience to be deep in the Borneo rainforest and be around all these different species of primates in their natural environment.. 🌿 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Borneo have always been a childhood dream of mine, and to share this with someone I love made this a dream come true ❤️ @siljee

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International Orangutan Day 🐵 🌱 ❤ The relentless destruction of Sumatra’s rainforests has pushed the Sumatran orangutan to the edge of extinction... with only around 14,600 remaining in the wild, the species is classified as Critically Endangered - We must act now to ensure that Sumatran orangutans don’t disappear forever! Orangutans need forests and I am supporting @orangutanssos - Sumatran Orangutan Society are asking for #MoreTreesPlease - You can support their new campaign by texting MORETREES to 70085 to donate £5 or go to moretrees.info to choose your own amount. Visit their website orangutans-sos.org for more information. Thank you. Orangutan LEGO Street Art by BLM. featuring my signature Street Heart raising awareness for #InternationalOrangutanDay as an issue close to my heart. This piece was left in the woodlands behind my home for someone to find and take home... although it's not a home for orangutans, sadly many trees in this woodland area have been cut down for new homes and transport construction work, destroying vital habitats for the wildlife that lives there. There are many other amazing charities and conservation groups working hard to protect orangutans and their homes including; @bos_uk - Borneo Orangutan Survival UK @mwaperescue - Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre @theorangutanproject - The Orangutan Project #Orangutans #Forest #Sumatra #NatureLovers #Earth #Environment #Indonesia #Borneo #Asia #Charity #Conservation #Trees #Rainforest #ClimateChange #Animal #Cute #Wildlife #LEGO #Art #LegoArt #Artwork #Artist #Love #StreetArt #PixelArt #ArtOfTheDay #Design #Instagood

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Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting I'm sharing this image with a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly helped all orangutans-a staggering 150,000, in all-vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male rescued and brought to a rehab center. We welcome you to the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @ WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins # 0rphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting I'm sharing this image with a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly helped all orangutans-a staggering 150,000, in all-vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male rescued and brought to a rehab center. We welcome you to the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @ WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins # 0rphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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Posted @withrepost • Credit to @natgeo. Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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Repost from @natgeo Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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19 August is World Orangutan Day. We were fortunate to visit Tanjan National Park in Balai Taman Nasional Tanjung Puting, Borneo Indonesia to witness these wonderful, intelligent animals in their natural habitat. The rangers would bring large sacks of fruits to various feeding stations set up for the orangutans. It was such an experience but what is really heart breaking is that the numbers of orangutans in the wild has dramatically declined over the last 15 to 20 years with the deforestation of their natural habitat which is being replaced by palm oil plantations. These beautiful animals are on the verge of extinction. #orangutans #worldorangutanday #wildlifeconservation #wildlife #wildlifephotography #borneo #nopalmtrees #savetheorangutans #endangeredspecies

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Happy #internationalorangutanday to this lil chunk. Check all your store bought goods to make sure they're #palmoilfree. Common household items with palm oil are: toothpaste, peanut butter, bread, shampoos, soap, ice cream, cosmetics. Its everywhere! Support the Borneo and Sumatran rainforest by NOT buying products with palm oil and saving our cute relatives! . . . #orangutans #orang #greatapes #ape #birutegaldikas #orangutanfoundationinternational #relative #primate #primatology #biologicalanthropology #sumatran #bornean #sumatra #borneo #rainforest #savetherainforest #nopalmoil #animalconservation #endangered #endangeredspecies #conservation

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It's International Orangutan Day! In 50 days I'll be seeing these beautiful majestic creatures in Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary and hopefully in their natural habitat in the jungle on my trip along the Kinabatangan River with @river.junkie . . . #beaware #awareness #mindfulness #wellness #projectaware #countdownto40 #bucketlist #actsofkindness #challengeme #bekind #lovingawareness #222days #day166 #orangutang #sepilok #riverjunkie #borneo #sepilokorangutanrehabilitationcentre @sepilokrehabilitationcentre

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Happy #InternationalOrangutanDay! 🐵❤🐒 . Some orangutan facts: 1. Orangutans are only found on the #islands of #Borneo and #Sumatra in Southeast Asia. Borneo is 3rd largest island in the world and is shared by the countries of #Indonesia, #Brunei, and #Malaysia. Sumatra is an island in western Indonesia. My family is originally from Indonesia. . 2. Orangutans share 96.4% of the same #DNA with us humans. . 3. Orangutan comes from the Malay words "orang," meaning person, and "hutan," meaning forest, so they are "forest people." . 4. Due to the destruction of their #rainforest home and #illegalhunting, these #beautiful #animals are endangered. Per the @wwf: "Both species have experienced sharp population declines. A century ago there were probably more than 230,000 #orangutans in total, but the Bornean orangutan is now estimated at about 104,700 based on updated geographic range (Endangered) and the Sumatran about 7,500 (Critically Endangered). A third species of orangutan was announced in November, 2017. With no more than 800 individuals in existence, the Tapanuli #orangutan is the most #endangered of all great #apes." . You can go to @wwf, @orangutan_foundation, @orangutan_cop, @orangutanfoundationintl, or other #conservation groups to see how you can #help!

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昨天拜访了4户升請求助的家庭,其中包 残疾人士,肺痨病人, 独居老人及单身母亲拥有六个求学孩子, Yesterday able to visited 4 new cases apply for help, included Disable OKU(elderly), TB patient, single elderly, single mum with 6 schooling kids. #Kelvin Wan. #NGO. #Kuching. #Sarawak. #Borneo. #East Malaysia. #charity work. #CSR. #Hope place. #community work. #Social worker. #volunteers work. #2nd shop. #charity centre. #Disaster. #Fire victims and flood victims. #orang asli & orang Ulu. #Single parent.

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Orangután en lengua malaya significa "hombre del bosque". Y tal como señala el Fondo Mundial para la Naturaleza, su denominación de "hombre" no es casual: estos grandes primates comparten el 96,4% de nuestros genes y son criaturas muy inteligentes. Nativos de Indonesia y Malasia, actualmente sólo se encuentran en las islas de Borneo y Sumatra. La deforestación provocada por la tala, especialmente para hacer plantaciones de aceite de palma; la caza; el tráfico ilegal de especies, y el cambio climático los está llevando al borde de la extinción. Hoy es el Día Internacional del Orangután y además de tomar conciencia sobre su crítica situación, recordamos a la orangutana Sandra, del exzoológico de Buenos Aires, todo un símbolo ya que es el primer caso en el mundo en que un gran simio es considerado por ley como “persona no humana” y “un ser sintiente sujeto a derechos”. Sandra pronto será trasladada a un santuario. Foto: Jorge Guillen y Cifer88 / Pixabay #DíaInternacionaldelOrangután #WorldOrangutanDay #Orangután #Conservación #Conservation #Naturaleza #Nature #Fotografía #photography #Animales #WildAnimals #Borneo #Sumatra

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In recognition of World Orangutan Day Checkout this young orangutan photographed by Frans Lanting. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. Support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help follow @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. . #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife #regram @natgeo

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It is World Orangutan Day! Please support @socp.official this is the very best foundation helping orangutans I know personally 💚 #Repost @natgeo ・・・ Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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Demonstrasi besar-besaran yang terjadi di Papua disebabkan oleh masalah rasisme. Klub asal Jayapura, Persipura juga melawan tindakan tersebut dari lapangan hijau. Demonstrasi besar-besaran terjadi di Manokwari pada Senin 19 Agustus 2019. Masyarakat Papua melakukan protes atas aksi rasial yang ditujukan kepada mahasiswa Papua di Surabaya, Semarang, Malang. Tindakam rasialisme ini juga ditanggapi beberapa pemain Persipura. Boaz Solossa, Todd Rivaldo Ferre, dan Friska Womsiwor, pemain Papua yang bermain untuk Barito Putera, memperlihatkan solidaritasnya di media sosial. Boaz sempat mengunggah postingan di Instastory "Lebih terhormat mana? 1. Monyet cari ilmu di rumah manusia atau 2. Manusia cari makan di rumah monyet?". Unggahan itu sudah dihapus, namun sudah viral di media sosial. Sementara Rivaldo sempat mengunggah tulisan "I'm Monkey," sebagai sikap dukungannya kepada Papua. Belum sampai di situ, Persipura secara keseluruhan juga memperlihatkan menentang rasisme. Jelang laga melawan Borneo FC di Stadio Segiri, Samarinda, pada Senin 19 Agustus, para pemain berfoto bersama dengan memegang tulisan "Stop Rasis" Ada juga Borneo FC juga mengunggah foto striker Persipura, Titus Bonai, sedang memegang tulisan "Say No To Racism" bersama dengan pemain Borneo Abdul Rahman. #SayNoToRacism #Persipura #Borneo #Indonesia #NoRacism #Persatuan #Jayapura #Papua #Kalimantan #Jawa #IndonesiaSatu #KitaBersatu

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#Repost @natgeo with @get_repost ・・・ Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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#mama #orangutan and her #baby won’t have much of a #future if things #continue half of orangutans have gone (150,000) in 15 years due to illegal animal trade and loss of #habitat due to #Deforestation in #Borneo #today is #WorldOrangutangDay to raise #awareness of their #plight. We will be in their position, one day soon, if we continue to #destroy our #world. #Primates #nature #cohabitants #family #future #ecology #conservation #science #logic must prevail

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Mimin tau aja cess, mulai menipiskan saldo mu, ya iyalah dah masuk tanggal tua 😔 tapi ngak apa-apa cess, kita harus tetap semangat percayalah kebahagiaan selalu datang kepada orang - orang yang punya jiwa santuy 😁 . Btw tahukah kamu cess ini dimana? . 📷 : @himz.aerial . . . ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ Bagikan Info/Foto/Video kalian di @balikpapances atau #balikpapances :-) ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ . #balikpapan #balikpapanku #balikpapaninfo #balikpapancity #kotabalikpapan #anakmudabalikpapan #jakarta #medan #indonesia #surabaya #kendari #makassar #sangatta #ppu #kaltim #samarinda #kutim #kukar #tarakan #tenggarong #pemkotbalikpapan #palangkaraya #pontianak #banjarmasin #bandung #papua #bali #borneo #explorebalikpapan

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#regram @pl_ecologies: A couple of years ago I was lucky to meet #LeifCocks, President and Founder of #TheOrangutanProject. I was so impressed by their work and mission, and incredibly saddened to learn about the plight of orangutans in Sumatra and Borneo. Today is #WorldOrangutanDay and I urge you to consider supporting The Orangutan Project’s efforts. They fight tirelessly to protect habitat, they have established rescue, rehabilitation, and release programs, and they partner with local communities. Learn more here - @theorangutanproject . Orangutans are gentle, self aware, and among the most intelligent animals on the planet. Their similarity to humans is uncanny in how they express emotion. And they have one of the strongest mother-child bonds among all mammals. Sadly they are critically endangered and could become extinct in 10 YEARS due to poaching, the wild pet trade, and habitat loss from rainforest destruction and palm oil plantations. Orangutans live in one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in the world, but the endless deforestation is destroying their home, along with increasing global warming and displacing indigenous communities as well as countless wildlife species.

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A couple of years ago I was lucky to meet #LeifCocks, President and Founder of #TheOrangutanProject. I was so impressed by their work and mission, and incredibly saddened to learn about the plight of orangutans in Sumatra and Borneo. Today is #WorldOrangutanDay and I urge you to consider supporting The Orangutan Project’s efforts. They fight tirelessly to protect habitat, they have established rescue, rehabilitation, and release programs, and they partner with local communities. Learn more here - @TheOrangutanProject Orangutans are gentle, self aware, and among the most intelligent animals on the planet. Their similarity to humans is uncanny in how they express emotion. And they have one of the strongest  mother-child bonds among all mammals. Sadly they are critically endangered and could become extinct in 10 YEARS due to poaching, the wild pet trade, and habitat loss from rainforest destruction and palm oil plantations. Orangutans live in one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in the world, but the endless deforestation is destroying their home, along with increasing global warming and displacing indigenous communities as well as countless wildlife species. xx, Payal

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Reflection. Since we are over half way through this year, take a moment to reflect on how your year is going. Are you taking steps to achieve those yearly goals you made at the start of the year? If not, it's never too late. Step up and make those dreams come true 💫 ✨ . . . . . #borneo #reflection #malaysia #asia #view #views #planeviews #love #clouds #sky #skylovers #travel #travelsolo #travelgram #toucan #toucantours #passionpassport #instatravel #lush #nature #green #naturelover #movingforward #dreams #makingdreamscometrue #solo #memories #travelgream #makingdreamscometrue

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On international orangutan day we raise awareness. I will never forget my time spent photographing wild orangutans in Borneo. Seeing first hand their fight for survival against the palm oil industry over their forest land, has led me to want to inspire change and raise awareness for their future. Please check your labels and avoid palm oil when you can. #conservation #photography #nature #natgeoyourshot #natgeo #photooftheday #climatechange #palmoil #passion #palmoilinvestigations #orangutans #borneo #labels #conservationalliance #extinction #startwith1thing #leonardodicapriofoundation #ilcp #landscapephotomag #landscapephotography #ellen #oneplanet #green #jungle

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🔷PALM OIL🔷 This controversial vegetable oil is present in almost EVERYTHING we consume. From shampoos to cookies. But what’s the problem with it? Palm oil is the most productive vegetable oil, much more than sunflower. It also has high concentration of saturated fatty acids, which makes it stable to oxidation (you can fry things with it). That’s why it is a cheap and versatile oil, and industry loves it. Since 1990, global consumption of palm oil has quintupled. It is found in more than half of all supermarket products, including processed food, self-care products, cleaning products and even biofuel. But where do we get so much palm oil from? . Palm oil is cultivated in many tropical countries, mainly in Indonesia, Malaysia and some African countries. Palm oil business alleviates rural poverty, creating millions of jobs. However, as usual, humans want to get maximum profits without caring for the workers or the environment. Palm oil industry has destroyed forests in Indonesia and Malaysia illegally on an epic scale. An area of forest of one football pitch is lost every 25 SECONDS in Indonesia. Forests are home to numerous species, the most iconic is the orangutan, but also elephants and tigers are at risk. In fact, 193 endangered species are threatened by palm oil production globally. Baby orangutans that lose their mothers can be sold as pets if they are not rescued, and, if they are lucky, they end up in rescue centres but with a profound trauma. @international_animal_rescue In addition to this, deforestation is one of the main causes of #climatechange . Big scale deforestation due to palm oil industry has positioned Indonesia as the third greatest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world, only after USA and China. Deforestation in these areas also increases the risk of fires, like the one from 2015. On top of this, there has been accusations of human rights abuses and child labor in palm oil plantations. . The problem is not palm oil, the problem is HUMAN GREED. We can solve this by making big brands buy palm oil from responsible growers that respect rainforests. Go to @greenpeace and sign! #palmoil #orangutan #forests #deforestation #greenhousegases

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Happy orang utan day! In this video, I was tired and sat in the forest in Tanjung Puting National Park when this guy branchiating right above my head 😍😍 . . #orangutan #orangutanday #worldorangutanday #internationalorangutanday #tanjungputing #borneo #nationalpark #indonesia #kalimantan #pongo #orangutankalimantan

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(6/8) PALM OIL TAKEOVER As consumers, we've all got a conservation role we can play for orangutans, too. It's more expensive and difficult for producers to aim for sustainable certification, so we need to show there is market demand that's worth their effort. You can start by shopping from companies committed to certified sustainable palm oil. Got a sweet tooth? Make the promise to orangutans that you'll only buy chocolates and candies made by companies certified by the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil. You'd be surprised by how many of your favorite candy bars are on the list, which means this can be an easy habit to pick up and practice. Then expand to more and more products until you're palm-oil-smart about every product in your cabinets. Get the sustainable candy list here: zoo.org/palmoil #PalmOilTakeover #WorldOrangutanDay #SustainablePalmOil #Conservation #Borneo #ThisIsHowWeZoo

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#lovetheearth #love Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife @natgeo

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Credit to from @franslanting ( @get_regrann) - Photo by @FransLanting Two orphaned orangutans cling to each other at a rehab center in northern Borneo. Like humans, they need affection and care from their mothers in order to become healthy adults. Orangutans are the last great apes that survive outside of Africa. They live only on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, and they are endangered due to the massive destruction of their forest habitat. Baby orangs are also victims of the illegal pet trade—captured by poachers who kill their mothers to reach them. It is imperative that we protect the forests orangutans depend on to insure that our next of kin on the family tree of life will be with us beyond our own lifetime. I welcome you to support the organizations that are in the front lines of protecting them, such as the World Wildlife Fund and Wild Aid. I share this image in honor of World Orangutan Day. Follow me @FransLanting and @ChristineEckstrom for more images of endangered animals around the world. @wildaid @worldwildlifefund @leonardodicaprio @thephotosociety #WorldOrangutanDay #InternationalOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Love #Twins #Orphans - #regrann

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#Repost @natgeo • • • • • • Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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World Orangutan Day 2019 #orangutan #sepilok #borneo #sabah #wildlife #apes

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We’re moving, save the date! For all of you who don’t usually pop by the sweet island - the BA exhibition is moving from Bornholm to Copenhagen - opening the 4th of September between 17-19, at @apetersen_collection ! We hope to see you all there, find the event on Facebook and put it in your calendar! ❤️ #ba19_kadk #nexico #borneo #ceramics #love

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Photo by @FransLanting ©️ Two orphaned orangutans cling to each other at a rehab center in northern Borneo. Like humans, they need affection and care from their mothers in order to become healthy adults. Orangutans are the last great apes that survive outside of Africa. They live only on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, and they are endangered due to the massive destruction of their forest habitat. Baby orangs are also victims of the illegal pet trade—captured by poachers who kill their mothers to reach them. It is imperative that we protect the forests orangutans depend on to insure that our next of kin on the family tree of life will be with us beyond our own lifetime. I welcome you to support the organizations that are in the front lines of protecting them, such as the @World Wildlife Fund and @Wild Aid. I share this image in honor of World Orangutan Day. Caption Frans Lanting • #WorldOrangutanDay #InternationalOrangutanDay #Borneo #palmoilfree #awareness #deforestation #orangutans

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Photo by @FransLanting These baby orangutans are orphans. Poachers killed their mothers to capture these infants for the illegal pet trade. They were rescued and now live at a rehab center in northern Borneo, where Frans and I met them and learned about their story. They are well cared for, but their lives will never be what they could have been in the wild. It is tragic, and the plight of orangutans has become ever more urgent as the tropical forests where they live are clear cut to make way for palm oil plantations. Once that conversion has happened, the wild forest is lost, along with its wildlife. Orangutans are the last great apes that survive outside of Africa. They live only on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, and they are highly endangered. We must protect the forests orangutans depend upon to insure that our next of kin on the family tree of life will be with us beyond our own lifetime. Please support the organizations that are in the front lines of protecting them, such as the World Wildlife Fund and Wild Aid. I share this image in honor of World Orangutan Day. Follow us @ChristineEckstrom and @Frans Lanting for more images of endangered animals around the world. @wildaid @worldwildlifefund @leonardodicaprio @thephotosociety #WorldOrangutanDay #InternationalOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Love #Twins #Orphans

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Today we celebrate #InternationalOrangutanDay not just because they are adorable, incredibly smart and fascinating primates, but also because they are critically endangered. As forests are cleared for palm oil plantations, and the mining and logging industries, orangutans lose their habitat. The FOUR PAWS FOREST SCHOOL in Borneo rehabilitates orphan orangutans, giving them the life skills to survive and thrive once release back to (protected) wild areas. Want to join our cause? Link in bio. . . . #SaveOrangutans #borneo #indonesia #forestschool #restoftheirlives #FOURPAWS #naturelovers #palmoil #animalsanctuary #animalrescue

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Heute ist Welt-Orang-Utan-Tag. Mögen unsere großartigen Artverwandten noch lange unter uns weilen. Es liegt an uns. #palmölfrei #palmöl #neindanke #orangutan #bos #BorneoThriller #Borneo #Kalimantan #autorenleben #autorenaufinstagram #writerslife #bookstagram #booknerds #thrillers

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#малайзия #malaysia #🇲🇾 #борнео #borneo #май2019 #may2019 #КотаКинабалу #KotaKinabalu #SUNSET🌄

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Έχουμε κατάθλιψη.😂😜. τόλμη και γοητεια❗❗💋💋💋💋 #augoust2019 #my_travelimages #travelfotos #MALAISIA #Borneo #bohostyle #lovetravel #myworldtour #loveforever_hdr

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@ natgeo Photo by Frans Lanting @ franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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World Orangutan Day. I met this little orphan in 2013 at the OFI Camp Leakey. Dr Biruté Galdikas started studying and then rescuing and releasing the ‘people of the forest’ in 1971. She was the third of Dr Leakey’s ‘Trimates’, the others being Jane Goodall and Dian Fossey. Dr B is still doing her best to keep these magnificent cousins of ours wild in their rainforest. Unfortunately, as long as the high demand for palm oil and timber persists, the future looks grim. Their homes are being turned into palm oil plantations and the poaching and pet trade is ongoing. These little ones have a long term, close relationship with their mothers and are helpless without being cared for. Please read the labels and don’t buy any products that contain palm oil. You can help by going to the orangutan.org website and contribute #ofi_australia #ofi #borneo #indonesia #mauekayorg #©jmk #borntobewild #endangeredspecies

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#малайзия #malaysia #🇲🇾 #борнео #borneo #май2019 #may2019 #КотаКинабалу #KotaKinabalu #SUNSET🌄

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Hallo cess, nah mimin mau GIVEAWAY buat kamu nih 😁 . Caranya gampang aja cess, kasitau mimin kenapa ibu kota negara harus pindah di Kaltim atau kasitau mimin kenapa ngak harus di Kaltim. . Jawaban terbaik akan mendapat hadiah dari mimin (yang tertera digambar)🎉 . Nah buat kamu yang ngak berhasil kamu masi bisa dapatkan hadiah lain dari mimin yaitu potongan minuman 5k di @onecafebpp tapi dengan syarat bawa 5 orang buhan mu ke @onecafebpp ✨ . Syarat dan ketentuan : 1. Jawab tertanyaan mimin 2. Tag 5 orang teman mu di postingan ini 3. Tag 5 orang teman mu di postingan terakhir @onecafebpp 4. Follow @balikpapances & @onecafebpp 5. Pemenang GIVEAWAY akan di umumkan pada tanggal 21 agustus 2019 6. Hadiah dapat digunakan pada tanggal 22 agustus 2019 7. Info lebih lanjut DM mimin ya cess ku 😁 . . . ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ Bagikan Info/Foto/Video kalian di @balikpapances atau #balikpapances :-) ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ . #balikpapan #balikpapanku #balikpapaninfo #balikpapancity #kotabalikpapan #anakmudabalikpapan #jakarta #medan #indonesia #surabaya #kendari #makassar #sangatta #ppu #kaltim #samarinda #kutim #kukar #tarakan #tenggarong #pemkotbalikpapan #palangkaraya #pontianak #banjarmasin #bandung #papua #bali #borneo #explorebalikpapan

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As it’s International Orangutan Day today, I thought I’d share a couple of photos from my time spent at Sepilok last year #Orangutan #Sepilok #InternationalOrangutanDay #Borneo #BAndW #BlackAndWhite #PlantForestsNotPalmOil #Asia #Wildlife #WildAnimals #Rehabilitation #LookAtThoseEyes #Mischief #Endangered #SaveTheOrangutans #Animals #Primates #Ape

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. Selamat pagi pembaca, mengawali hari ini mari membaca berita - berita terbaru Tribun Kaltim. . . Yuk, baca koran Tribun Kaltim edisi Selasa, 20 Agustus 2019.⁣ ⁣ . . Kunjungi pula website www.tribunkaltim.co untuk berita terupdate.⁣ ⁣. . *Updating Berita Terkini:⁣ - Klik www.tribunkaltim.co⁣ - Likes Fanpage Facebook: TribunKaltim.co⁣ - Follow Twitter: @tribunkaltim⁣ - Follow Instagram: @tribunkaltim⁣ - Subscribe YouTube: newsvideo tribunkaltim⁣ . . #tribunkaltim #spiritbarubumietam#kaltim #kaltara#kompasgramedia#newspaper#kalimantantimur#beritahariini #newsflash #newstoday #ayomembaca #tribunetam#tribunkaltara #superball#lifestyle#balikpapan #ibukotabaruindonesia #kerusuhan #localtoviral #hyperlocal #kaltim #kalimantantimur #balikpapan #samarinda #tribunkaltim #kaltara #kalimantanutara #welovebalikpapan #kalimantan #balikpapancity #borneo #balikpapanhits #balikpapaninfo #eastborneo

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——— World Orangutan Day. Nearly half of all orangutans dissapeared from Borneo in the past 15 years. Due to destruction of their home, the forest. Some things can never be replaced. Stop consuming palm oil. Read the label. Let your children enjoy the experience of seeing an orangutan in freedom, as I did ——— . . . . . . . . .📍Camp Leakey (Tanjung Puting National Park) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . #tanjungputing #borneo #indonesia #campleakey #tbt #orangutans #savetheorangutans #forest #holidays #photooftheday #freedom #palmoilfree #follow4follow #explore #lonelyplanet #follow #nature #liveintrepid #travel #tagsforlikes #canon #asia #wanderlust #awesome #amazing #livefolk #indonesian #travelgram #exploremore #doyoutravel

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It is World Orangutan Day, so posting this one from our last trip to Borneo to highlight the ongoing loss of the last great ape outside of Africa. We have lost over half the world population in the last 10 years, not only to habitat destruction (think Palm oil), but also to poaching - particularly the killing of mothers to capture baby Orangutans for the pet trade. . . . #wildlifephotography #nature #wild #naturephotography #natgeotravelpic #borneo #wildplanet #worldexplorermag #earthofficial #seeourworldnow #malaysia #sabah #nikoninstabadge

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Photo by Frans Lanting @franslanting | I’m sharing this image of a young orangutan in recognition of World Orangutan Day. He has reason to look distraught. Nearly half of all orangutans—a staggering 150,000, in all—vanished from Borneo in the past 15 years, due to destruction of their forest habitat and the impact of he wild pet trade. This orphaned young male was rescued and brought to a rehab center, but he won’t have much of a future unless we protect the forests all orangutans depend on for their survival. I welcome you to support the organizations that are on the front lines of helping orangutans, with public activities as well as covert operations aimed at busting wildlife criminals. @World_Wildlife and @WildAid need your help. And follow me @FransLanting for more encounters with endangered animals around the world. @leonardodicapriofdn #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Twins #Orphans #Endangered #Wildlife

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Dia Mundial del Orangutan Uno de los primates mas amenazados del planeta por culpa de la deforestacion que implica la perdida de su habitat: las inmensas selvas de borneo y sumatra. Cual es la causa de esta deforestacion? Las plantaciones de palma para la produccion de aceite de palma que se utiliza en todo. Como podemos ayudar a conservar esta especie y su habitat? Utilizando otro tipo de aceites y consumiendo productos libres de aceite de palma. @bioparcf #worldorangutanday #conservation #deforestation #borneo #wildlife

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“World Orangutan Day celebrates us, human’s closest cousins! We share 97% of our DNA sequence with people! 🌏 We used to live all over China and Southeast Asia but now we’re only on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra. Our mothers care for us until we’re teens, without the assistance of anyone else, as we’re solitary mammals, living among the forest trees. Our name literally means ‘person of the forest,’ but what will be of us when there is no more forest left?” — Orangutan (Pongo) · · · Orangutans are severely threatened, due to deforestation for palm oil plantations. 🌴 Be a more conscious consumer and support companies using sustainable palm oil only. Your demand has impact!

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World Orang-Utan Day 🐒💚🌏🇲🇾 . Der Mensch ist & bleibt der größte Feind des Orang-Utans 😓😡 . Orang-Utans leben nur noch auf den Inseln Borneo und Sumatra in Südostasien. . Im Dezember letzten Jahres waren wir auf Borneo unterwegs & haben die Orang-Utans im Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre besucht & hatten das Glück einen Orang-Utan in freier Wildbahn am Kinabatangan River zu sehen. . Damit habe ich mir einen Herzenswunsch erfüllt, diese wundervollen Tiere mit eigenen Augen in ihrem natürlichen Lebensraum zu beobachten! 🙌🏻😍🐒💚 . . . #worldorangutanday #orangutan #wildlife #borneoisland #borneo #borneoecotours #rainforest #sepilok #sabahtourism #sabah #malaysia #bucketlist #gopro #goprotravel #goprowanderlust #wanderlustgopro #wanderlust #nature #naturelover #outdoor #adventure #adventuretime #collectmomentsnotthings #travel #travelgirl #traveltheworld #globetrotter #fillyourpassport #aroundtheworld #livelovetravel

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Its world Orangutan day today so I am reposting this pic. We spent the day watching these guys in the Sepilok Orangutan rehabilitation centre in May last year in Sarawak These are semi wild and are free to roam the forest and were once captive. This place is doing amazing conservation work and has done so since 1963. A truely incredible place! So remember these beautiful creatures today.... . . . . . #malaysia #borneo #sabah #sepilok #orangutan #asia #southeastasia #beautiful #travel #travelawesome #lovethisview #instatravelgram #instatravel #instadaily #earthporn #exploreyourworld #earthpix #earthfocus #conservation #instagood #igtravel #worldorangutanday #beautifulcreatures #tropics #loveexploring #thisisthelife #iloveorangutans #endangered @earthfocus @earthpix @ig.photo1 @ig.worldtraveler @instagood @instatravelgram @earthporm

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#малайзия #malaysia #🇲🇾 #борнео #borneo #май2019 #may2019 #КотаКинабалу #KotaKinabalu #SUNSET🌄 #🎸🎸🎸

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#малайзия #malaysia #🇲🇾 #борнео #borneo #май2019 #may2019 #КотаКинабалу #KotaKinabalu #🍹

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——— World Orangutan Day. Nearly half of all orangutans dissapeared from Borneo in the past 15 years. Due to destruction of their home, the forest. Some things can never be replaced. Stop consuming palm oil. Read the label. Let your children enjoy the experience of seeing an orangutan in freedom, as I did ——— . . . . . . . . .📍Camp Leakey (Tanjung Puting National Park) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . #tanjungputing #borneo #indonesia #campleakey #tbt #orangutans #savetheorangutans #forest #holidays #photooftheday #freedom #palmoilfree #follow4follow #explore #lonelyplanet #follow #nature #liveintrepid #travel #tagsforlikes #canon #asia #wanderlust #awesome #amazing #livefolk #indonesian #travelgram #exploremore #doyoutravel

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Today's International Orangutan Day! This reminds me of my journey to Borneo/Malaysia exactly 2 years ago! Orangutan is a Malay/Indonesian word: "Orang" meaning "person" and "utan" meaning "forrest". These "persons of the forrest" are so fascinating - when you watch them it sometimes seems like you watch a human sitting in a tree. How they look, how they use their hands and fingers ... Let's buy less products that contains palm oil! The problem is the deforestation: big parts of the jungle (this is where the orangutans live!) are cleared to allow the plantation of oil palm. This is why the Orangutan is a very endangered species. When I was traveling through Borneo I could see incredible huge oil palm plantations. When looking out of the bus window it sometimes took 10 or 15 minutes to pass by a palm oil plantation - and guess what I saw behind it?! The next plantation ... #orangutan #throwback #wildlifephotography #borneo #malaysia #internationalorangutanday #palmoil #deforestation #travelphotography #photooftheday #jungle #exploreborneo #borneophoto_hunter #martinrothephotography #malays #nature #naturephotography @malaysiayourshot @malaysiayourshot @borneophotograph @borneo_photography5483

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#малайзия #malaysia #🇲🇾 #борнео #borneo #май2019 #may2019 #КотаКинабалу #KotaKinabalu #SUNSET🌄

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B A C K P A C K I N G Any tips?? After spending 3 weeks in our second home we’ve decided that there is so much of the world to see so we’re going to back pack as a family around Laos, Cambodia, Borneo. Does anyone have any tips, recommendations etc etc? We’ll be doing it as a family staying in all sorts of places ideally! #backpacking #familytravels #cambodia #laos #thailand #borneo #familybackpacking #backpackingtips #southasia #travelrecommendations #thailandtravel #borneotravel #laostravel #cambodiatravel #lmbpresets #onetofollow #adventureseeker

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Happy World Orangutan Day! Sharing this amazing photo taken by Frans Lanting @franslanting. Orangutans are being endangered by deforestation, the main contributor being the Palm Oil industry, and poaching. If you love these animals and want to see them stick around for future generations, inform yourself on how you can directly help. Knowledge is power and the key to fighting and reversing the destruction that we as a society have already done. #Repost @franslanting with @get_repost ・・・ Photo by @FransLanting Two orphaned orangutans cling to each other at a rehab center in northern Borneo. Like humans, they need affection and care from their mothers in order to become healthy adults. Orangutans are the last great apes that survive outside of Africa. They live only on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, and they are endangered due to the massive destruction of their forest habitat. Baby orangs are also victims of the illegal pet trade—captured by poachers who kill their mothers to reach them. It is imperative that we protect the forests orangutans depend on to insure that our next of kin on the family tree of life will be with us beyond our own lifetime. I welcome you to support the organizations that are in the front lines of protecting them, such as the World Wildlife Fund and Wild Aid. I share this image in honor of World Orangutan Day. Follow me @FransLanting and @ChristineEckstrom for more images of endangered animals around the world. @wildaid @worldwildlifefund @leonardodicaprio @thephotosociety #WorldOrangutanDay #InternationalOrangutanDay #Borneo #Family #Love #Twins #Orphans

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My love for animals, it’s world orangutan day. This trip to Borneo will always be the best trip of my life. I have made a decision to cut all palm oil out of my diet, since we are killing these beautiful animals and taking away their land cutting down all the palm trees and their home! @world_wildlife @orangutanfoundationintl if you want to make a difference you can donate to OFI ( orangutan foundation international) a nonprofit organization. This is where I stayed in Borneo for a month that take in orphans and live freely on acres and acres of land. #savethewildlife #orangutans #worldwildlife #borneo

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[ESP⬇️] I avui va per ells 🦍🦍🦍 . #happyinternationalorangutanday . Perquè la massiva tala i crema de boscos a Indonèsia no només afecta al medi ambient...😞, poc a poc estem contribuint a la desaparició d’aquesta preciosa espècie animal🤦🏻‍♀️ . Tots els viatges deixen empremta dins nostre però Borneo és un dels que més ens ha aportat 💚 . Y hoy va por ellos 🦍🦍🦍 . #happyinternationalorangutanday . Porque la masiva tala y crema de bosques en Indonesia no solo afecta al medio ambiente...😞, poco a poco estamos contribuyendo a la desaparición de esta preciosa especie animal🤦🏻‍♀️ . Todos los viajes dejan impronta dentro de nuestro pero Borneo es uno de los que más nos ha aportado 💚 . #borneo #orangutan #kalimantan #tanjungputing #tanjungputingnationalpark #sekonyerriver #borneoisland #kumai #asia #indonesia #travelasia #nature #wanderlust #globetrotter #aroundtheworld #familytrip #beautifulplace #beautifuldestinations #travellife #travellingthroughtheworld #travelcaptures #traveladdict #travelphotography #travelkids #papisviajeros #viatjarambnens #viatjantpelmon #hello_worldpics

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Posting this image I took in Borneo in recognition of #WorldOrangutanDay today! I went to Borneo recently and stayed in a basic house boat inside Tanjung Puting National Park to see these beautiful animals. Mornings were spent walking through the forest with my guide, craning my neck up trying in vain to spot a rustling in the tree tops. That was a sign an Orangutan was about to pay us a visit. If you are lucky and there during feeding time you can see these animals clearly. . 🌴Evenings are spent riverside in the houseboat listening to the sounds of the wild and staring out at the twilight in contemplation. I learnt firsthand how much deforestation is affecting these animals and the surrounding communities who depend on the forest for their livelihood. . 🌴Palm oil companies are setting up shop without consultation or approval, making it very difficult for the locals to fight back. I even saw a palm oil company right across from the national park! It was a grim reminder that Central Kalimantan has one of the fastest rates of palm oil expansion in Indonesia. Many of the species that live here are on the brink of extinction. The clock is ticking for everyone depending on the forests. If you want to help, check out @world_wildlife @wildaid for more info!

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It's World Orangutan Day, so I'm sharing this photo I took on holiday in Borneo at the Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary. It was so special for me to see these amazing creatures, I cried when we first saw them in the wild. I couldn't recommend Borneo enough, I can't wait to go back one day. #WorldOrangutanDay #Borneo #Endangered #Sepilok #Wildlife

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(5/8) PALM OIL TAKEOVER We must engage oil palm plantation owners in solutions for wildlife, as well. In Borneo's Kinabatangan region, Woodland Park Zoo's conservation partner, HUTAN, is working to replant native trees inside oil palm plantations. This will restore natural corridors for wildlife in areas that once sustained forests, making it possible for agriculture and wildlife to coexist. HUTAN's all-local, all-women team of reforesters raises and plants thousands of seedlings in reclaimed areas like this. We joined them for a week to see what it takes to replant a forest. Armed with machetes and weed whackers, they work in the beating sun, alternating between hacking away at grass and creepers, and carefully tending to seedlings slowly taking root. Several of the corridors they've started are now fully fruiting, attracting orangutans, elephants and other wildlife to return. As animals return, they'll bring more seeds with them, carrying on this team's reforestation effort for generations to come. #PalmOilTakeover #WorldOrangutanDay #WomenInConservation #SustainablePalmOil #Conservation #Borneo #ThisIsHowWeZoo

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