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Sumatran Orangutan Society | Saving Sumatra's Orangutans
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Sumatran Orangutan Society | Saving Sumatra's Orangutans

"I describe myself personally - and I suppose this seeps into the fabric of the organisation - as a pragamatic optimist, We're not going to save every tree, we're not sadly going to save every Orangutan, but we are making great strides towards a brighter future for the species and their forests" Charlie Moores meets the Director of the Sumatran Orangutan Society - aka SOS Orangutan (orangutans-sos.org) - Helen Buckland to discuss Orangutans, the Leuser Ecosystem, working partnerships, and the possible conservation implications for SOS Orangutan of the recent announcement of the Tapanuli Orangutan, a new species confined to forest in Northern Sumatra. Photo credit Gita Defoe. Used with permission