Editor’s note: August 19 is World Orangutan Day. The world’s orangutan population is dwindling. Native to only two islands —
Getting listed as an endangered species isn’t a lost cause — conservation efforts including protecting vital habitat can help species recover.
Tropical forest destruction threatens 63 percent of the world’s primate species with extinction. But experts say there’s hope of reversing this trend.
A recent survey by the Wildlife Conservation Society has generated the highest resolution map ever produced of Sumatran tiger (Panthera