Did you know?
Orangutans share approximately 97 % of their DNA with humans!
Judith Stangle, Knights of St. John, Jim & Kathi Bindeman
Mature rainforests on the island of Borneo in Asia
3 - 4.5 feet tall
Females: 90-150 pounds Males: 180-275 pounds
fruit, young leaves, bark, flowers, insects, and bird eggs
One offspring born every 3-6 years. Clings to mom for first 2 years of life.
habitat destruction, poaching and the harvesting of trees for palm oil