Orangutan Conservation Index
- Orangutans Endangered
The future for orangutans is certainly one that is in trouble. In the past decade the number of them in the wild has dropped by fifty percent.
- Orangutan Hunting
It is believed that orangutan hunting has taken place since the beginning of time. This is based on the fact that many cave pictures show images of them as pets.
- Orangutan Conservation Efforts
Both species of orangutans are in danger of becoming extinct which is why you will find so many conservation efforts in place to help them.
- Orangutans and Global Warming
Orangutans are threatened to become extinct due to humans taking their homes and illegal killing but they are also in trouble due to global warming.