TEMON OVERCOMING HER TRAUMA

TEMON OVERCOMING HER TRAUMA

This year, our Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre has taken in several traumatised, orphaned orangutans, including the young female Temon. Together with the Central Kalimantan BKSDA, the BOS team helped rescue Temon on June 8 after receiving word she had...
ANOTHER RESCUE

ANOTHER RESCUE

The BOS Foundation’s Samboja Lestari Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre recently took in another baby orangutan from the BKSDA Regional Conservation Division (SKW) II of Tenggarong. The BOS team – consisting of a veterinarian, surrogate mother, and communications...
THREE NEW ARRIVALS, THREE MORE CHANCES FOR FREEDOM

THREE NEW ARRIVALS, THREE MORE CHANCES FOR FREEDOM

The BOS Foundation recently received three orphaned baby orangutans – two males and a female – all in the same month. After passing the compulsory quarantine period, the trio joined Forest School with other youngsters their age: Segi joined the small...
WE CARE FOR SUN BEARS

WE CARE FOR SUN BEARS

In addition to caring for and rehabilitating orangutans, the BOS Foundation also takes care of a large number of sun bears. The sun bears at the Samboja Lestari Rehabilitation Centre in East Kalimantan were entrusted to BOSF by the East Kalimantan and Central...
NEWEST RESCUE WAS AN OLD FACE

NEWEST RESCUE WAS AN OLD FACE

When orangutans lose their habitat through deforestation, they must look for food elsewhere. This can cause problems if an orangutan enters a residential area, as happened, for example, on 6 June 2021. That day, the East Kalimantan Natural Resources Conservation...