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Where Have all the Pangolin Gone this Endangered Species Day? By, Susan Sacirbey

http://diplomatartist.com/where-have-all-the-pangolin-gone-on-endangered-species-day/

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From Diplomat Artist Buzz & Animal Welfare Ambassadors
About  55,000 Borneo orangutans are left in the wild according to the UN Environment Programme. –MORE–

http://diplomatartist.com/make-this-orangutan-photo-sustainable-not-a-memento-of-a-lost-planet/

World Humanitarian Day, 19 August, shares the day with World Orangutan Day: “Pain comes in different packages, but empathy is universal.” To all the courageous aid workers who try to rescue these loving creatures & raise awareness about this great ape whose survival is threatened through habitat loss from industrial plantations, especially palm oil production; the pet trade; & subsistence hunting. View the link for some breathtaking photos and become aware of the dangers to the environment from our use of palm oil.
http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0819-orangutan-photos-world-orangutan-day.html

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