Ten rescued orangutans returned to the wild in Indonesia


by @YahooNews

@YahooNews— Ten orangutans have been released back into the wild in the Indonesian portion of Borneo island, with helicopters used to ferry the critically endangered great apes deep into the forest from rehabilitation centres. The Bornean orangutans that had all been in captivity before their rescue included Nenuah, a 19-year-old female who was repatriated from Thailand, according to the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation (BOSF). "Using a helicopter is the best way to transport orangutans during the...

www.bbc.co.uk—Rescued orangutans returned to the wild. An Indonesian rehabilitation centre in Borneo has released 10 orangutans into the wild.

The Independent—Conservationists release 10 orangutans into the wild in Indonesia. There are fewer than 100,000 Bornean orangutans in the wild and the species remains critically endangered

Mail Online—Orangutans released into the wild after rescue from inhumane activity. This is the first release carried out by charity Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) UK since lockdown measures began to be put in place last year.