Orangutans face complete extinction within 10 years, animal rescue charity warns | The Independent

Orangutans face complete extinction within 10 years, animal rescue charity warns | The Independent

Orangutans will be extinct from the planet within 10 years unless action is taken to preserve forests in Indonesia and Malaysia where they live, a conservation charity has warned.

The Bornean orangutan was officially listed as critically endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) last month, joining the only other kind, the Sumatran orangutan, in that classification

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