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The Orangutan Conservancy (OC) helps to save wild orangutans by supporting vital conservation projects in Indonesia and Malaysia. Visit our website to help.
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OrangutanConservancy 4h
The can help stop the Batang Toru Dam project that is currently threatening the Tapanuli Orangutan, BUT THEY AREN'T! Help us call on them to make the right decision and use their influence to benefit this critically endangered species.
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OrangutanConservancy 14h
Progress! We are not out of the woods yet though! Check out the changes for this weeks rally! The Tapanuli Orangutans have multiple threats and we cannot give up on them! Event Link:
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OrangutanConservancy Mar 18
The Tapanuli Orangutan is being threatened with extinction and they need your help! Sign the petition below to tell the Bank of China that funding this project is the wrong choice. The Orangutans need your help!
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OrangutanConservancy Mar 18
We are only 3 days away from the protest at the Bank of China! Join us and let the Bank of China know that funding the Batang Toru Dam is the wrong choice! Let's save the Tapanuli Orangutan! Check out the details at
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OrangutanConservancy Mar 17
Join us this Thursday (12pm) along with at the Bank of China in Los Angeles as activists around the globe call on the Bank of China to defund the Batang Toru dam! Event Link:
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OrangutanConservancy Mar 16
Check out this amazing creation by glass mosaic artist Christy Valsente. This item is currently up on her Etsy page at . Proceeds of this sale will come back to the Orangutan conservancy. Thank you Christy for furthering awareness of the Orangutan’s plight!
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OrangutanConservancy Mar 16
A Message from the President « Orangutan Conservancy
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OrangutanConservancy Nov 27
Happy everyone! Please help save the orangutans by donating! Donations of $20 receive our "Save the Orangutans" bracelet, donations of $50 receive 5 bracelets and donations of $75 or more will receive a reusable shopping bag with our logo
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OrangutanConservancy Nov 10
Happy Birthday Eloise! Eloise, a Bornean orangutan, at the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens celebrates her 50th birthday today! Check out her story at
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OrangutanConservancy Oct 24
Happy International Gibbon Day! Learn more about the Small Apes by checking out !
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OrangutanConservancy Sep 14
Emma Thompson from Greenpeace has an important message about orangutans. Click here to check it out
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OrangutanConservancy Aug 5
Check out our first day at the OVAG Workshop where we had presentations on tigers, Sumatran rhinos, elephants, marine mammals and gibbons – diversifying our knowledge. A video from our day can be seen here!
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OrangutanConservancy Jul 15
Our President is in Southeast Asia for the 10th annual Orangutan Veterinary Advisory Group (OVAG) workshop. Here are some photos from her travels! Leaf monkeys, proboscis, macaques, wild pigs and beautiful sunsets!
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OrangutanConservancy Jul 5
Hello everyone! Our president Dr. Raffaella Commitante is starting a newsletter called OC Flash! This is a new format to stay up to date on things happening in the Orangutan World! Click here to check out our first update and subscribe to the newsletter!
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OrangutanConservancy May 21
Donations of $75 or more will now receive our new reusable bags! Check them out here!
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OrangutanConservancy May 13
Happy Mother's Day to all the wonderful mothers out there! No matter the species! Photo by: Richard Whitcombe
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OrangutanConservancy Apr 25
Interesting in helping save the orangutans? Check out these bracelets on Etsy! 20% of the proceeds will be donated to the Orangutan Conservancy
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OrangutanConservancy Apr 14
Join our president Raffaella and board member Jaunita at the OC fairgrounds this weekend for Imaginology; where kids can participate in fun, hands-on educational activities designed to inspire and encourage academic and career exploration!
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OrangutanConservancy 11 Mar 18
Our new president Rafaella Commitante and former president Norm Rosen have been friends for many years. "I know Norm will be there for me always! Thank you so much Norm for all the hard work and effort you have put into making the Orangutan Conservancy what it is today!"
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OrangutanConservancy 21 Feb 18
Hello everyone! My name is Erin and I will now be running the website and social media for the Orangutan Conservancy. I look forward to working with you all to help save the orangutans.
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