Archive for January, 2020

A mothers’ group gathering

Recently, the post-release-monitoring team observed a group of three orangutan mothers and their babies who seemed to all know each other. It is not easy being a mother to a young baby, and sometimes even an orangutan needs to socialize with others in a similar situation. The monitoring team recently […]

Read More

The first release of the year

A male and two female orangutans were released last week in the TNBBBR National Park, after years of rehabilitation. For the first time in 2020, three rehabilitated orangutans have been released into the wild. As always, these orangutans have been rescued and rehabilitated at the Nyaru Menteng Rehabilitation Centre. Here, […]

Read More