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Conservation in the Developing World

I have found a correspondence to an entry to the Journal Science. The writer tells us that in the developing world, the popularity towards wanting to save the animals is a rare feeling, when they themselves are trying to make their lives better. 42 more words

Wisata Alam Prevab Mentoko, Rumah Tinggal Orang Utan Liar

Alhamdulillah… Puji syukur kami haturkan kehadirat Allah SWT yang masih memberikan kami kesempatan waktu dan kesehatan sehingga kami masih dapat menikmati indahnya jagat raya ini khususnya tanah air tercinta, Indonesia Raya. 533 more words


Orang Utans and Palm Oil.

Palm Oil is one of the most lucrative cash crops of recent time ( Nantha, H. S and Tisdell, C. 2009). Therefore from an economic point of view, there is a large opportunity cost between Orang Utan Conservation and Palm Oil farming. 226 more words

Are Social Orang Utans more intelligent then solitary ones?

The Cultural Intelligence Hypotheses states that social learning encourages individual learning which encourages individual intelligence. So if an animal learns certain things from other individuals in its group, it will find it easier to pick up new skills individually aswell. 63 more words

We need to save the Leuser Ecosystem!

The Leuser Ecosystem is located in North Sumatra and is one of Earths richest and yet least known forests. It contains rare species such as the Sumatran Orang Utan, Sumatran Rhino, Sumatran Elephant and Sumatran Tiger. 108 more words

Orang Utan Conservation is failing

“Orang Utan Conservation is failing” says Andrew Marshall, as assessor from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). This bleak prediction shows that conservation efforts will not work and will ultimately end in extinction for the Man of the Forest. 78 more words

Will work for white worms...

Finally, I found a way to slip away from playing the cute family member and oldest son. This really gets boring, I’m almost an adult and I have to pose for pictures with my mum and little brother on a stupid sign… yeah that’s the dream of every teenager! 404 more words