INDONESIA-ENVIRONMENT-CONSERVATION-SPECIES-ORANGUTAN : News Photo

INDONESIA-ENVIRONMENT-CONSERVATION-SPECIES-ORANGUTAN

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In this photograph taken on May 21, 2014 veterinarian staff of the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme center in Sibolangit district on Indonesia's Sumatra island tend to a Sumatran orangutan being prepared for reintroduction into the forest of Jantho district of Aceh province, one of the sites for orangutans rescued from palm oil plantations, poachers and pet owners. The critically-endangered primates population are dwindling rapidly due to poaching and rapid destruction of their forest habitat that is being converted into palm oil plantations. AFP PHOTO / SUTANTA ADITYA (Photo credit should read SUTANTA ADITYA/AFP/Getty Images)
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In this photograph taken on May 21, 2014 veterinarian staff of the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme center in Sibolangit district on Indonesia's Sumatra island tend to a Sumatran orangutan being prepared for reintroduction into the forest of Jantho district of Aceh province, one of the sites for orangutans rescued from palm oil plantations, poachers and pet owners. The critically-endangered primates population are dwindling rapidly due to poaching and rapid destruction of their forest habitat that is being converted into palm oil plantations. AFP PHOTO / SUTANTA ADITYA (Photo credit should read SUTANTA ADITYA/AFP/Getty Images)
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May 21, 2014
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In this photograph taken on May 21 2014 veterinarian staff of the... News Photo 494107451Aceh,Animal,Care,District,Environmental Conservation,Environmental Issues,Forest,Horizontal,Indonesia,Occupation,Offbeat,Oil,Orangutan,Owner,Palm,Pets,Photograph,Plantation,Province,Rescue,Site,Sumatra,Tending,Tree Farm,VetPhotographer Collection: AFP In this photograph taken on May 21, 2014 veterinarian staff of the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme center in Sibolangit district on Indonesia's Sumatra island tend to a Sumatran orangutan being prepared for reintroduction into the forest of Jantho district of Aceh province, one of the sites for orangutans rescued from palm oil plantations, poachers and pet owners. The critically-endangered primates population are dwindling rapidly due to poaching and rapid destruction of their forest habitat that is being converted into palm oil plantations. AFP PHOTO / SUTANTA ADITYA (Photo credit should read SUTANTA ADITYA/AFP/Getty Images)