Posted by: Michael Ritter | February 8, 2007

Orangutan Habitat May Be Gone in 15 Years, UN Report Says

From the site: “Orangutans may lose nearly all their tropical forest habitat within 15 years unless urgent action is taken now to end rampant illegal logging, the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) warned in a report yesterday.”

Read article at National Geographic News
TPE Link – Habitat Degradation and Human Activity; Species Endangerment in the Tropical Forests

Image: Orangutan mother and baby. Courtesy Vietnam Environment Protection Agency (Source)


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