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Trapped orangutans in Borneo rescued and released

In this Jan. 7, 2016, photo, conservationists of Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation hold a baby orangutan rescued along with its mother during a rescue and release operation for orangutans trapped in a swath of jungle in Sungai Mangkutub, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia. Last year's forest fires drove orangutans closer to the river bank, where they had to live in an overpopulated swath of forest as thin as 30 meters wide along the river, raising fears that they would run out of food soon.


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Trapped orangutans in Borneo rescued and released