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Mark Edward Harris' Beautiful Orangutan Portraits Highlight Deeper Issues

Over the last six years, Mark Edward Harris has developed a collection of orangutan portraits. We spoke to him about this beautiful and important series.

13 Pictures of Beautiful, Endangered Orangutans

For International Orangutan Day, we celebrate the red-haired great apes with lively and vibrant photos from our archive.


Orangutan mother and 6 month old baby holding hands with faces close together.

Palm Oil Deforestation: A Threat to Orangutan Populations, Indigenous People and Biodiversity - One Green PlanetOne Green Planet

In 2015 alone, the area of Indonesian forest burned for palm oil was more than 26 times greater than in California in 2018, slashing orangutan habitat.

Travel guide to see Orangutan Sumatra Indonesia

Nestled in the tropical rainforest of Sumatra is Gunung National Park. It covers over 3,000 square miles, straddling the border of the North Sumatra and Aceh provinces.This area is home to a wide range of


From as little as 14p | 20¢ per day you can make a difference to the orangutans in our care. Orangutans are a critically endangered species, and each one we rescue must undergo a lengthy and costly rehabilitation process before they can then be released. Your support will make a real difference.To change the currency into £ | $ | € please select the currency symbol at the top of the page.


Amanda is a a nearly 40 year old orangutan (hybrid of both Bornean and Sumatran) living at the Como Park Zoo & Conservatory in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

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Orangutans spend most of their lives in trees, where their long, strong arms help them swing through the forest canopy and hang from branches as they eat their favourite food – fruit. Animal adoptions like yours give a huge boost to our work. Adopt an orangutan with WWF from £3 a month.
Facts about Orangutans
Ad: A wild endangered orangutan in the rainforest of island Borneo, Malaysia, close up. Orangutan mounkey in nature
The Oregon zoo's youngest orangutan turned one year old on April 13, 2001.