Can We Save Orangutans?
Now both species of orangutan are critically endangered.By Ethan Weston | July 9, 2016
The orangutan might be headed for extinction — despite major conservation efforts.
A report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature says the Bornean orangutan is now critically endangered.
The only other orangutan species, the Sumatran orangutan, is already listed as critically endangered, meaning both species are now at "extremely high risk of extinction in the wild."