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Orangutan conservation education activity guide

Darcy O"Brian

Orangutan conservation education activity guide

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orangutan -- Behavior -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Borneo,
  • Orangutan -- Habitat -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Borneo,
  • Orangutan -- Ecology -- Borneo,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Borneo,
  • Education, Elementary -- Borneo -- Activity programs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Darcy O"Brian.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 190 leaves :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13622303M
    OCLC/WorldCa38526685


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General contributors to OFI receive the newsletter, PONGO QUEST, which provides news and updates about activities involving orangutans and people helping orangutans. The Orangutan Conservancy (OC) is dedicated to the protection of orangutans in their natural habitat through wild research, capacity building, education and public awareness programs, and by supporting numerous on-the-ground efforts to save Southeast Asia’s only great ape.

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The mission of this organization is two-fold: saving the orangutans through conservation education, and also performing outreach initiatives and collaborative programs that will inspire people to act. It took a few years to obtain funding, but in we received a grant from the United States Fish and Wildlife Service’s Great Apes Program to start a program titled “The integration of environmental education and long-term research to increase conservation awareness in communities surrounding the Tuanan Orangutan Research Station, Mawas.

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The 6, km2 area of peat-swamp forest in. Through a series of environmental education activities such as mobile cinema events, puppet shows and village discussions, over 5, students and youth learned more about living with orangutans. Creating Eco-Friendly Livelihoods.

The Division of Wildlife’s mission is to conserve and improve fish and wildlife resources and their habitats for sustainable use and appreciation by all. The Orangutan Species Survival Plan (SSP) serves 55 accredited zoos across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico to help guide the management of the captive orangutan populations.

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In Sumatra, the primary organization is the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programm.