BEIJING, Jan. 29 – 29 According to foreign reports, recently in Malaysian Borneo, a pair of frightened and helpless gorilla “mother” by the British rescue workers rescued. Because the local palm oil plantation Lord orangutan as “vermin” and reward them for killing, in recent years, the sharp reduction in the number of wild orangutans, on the verge of extinction.
reported in the local, some palm oil plantations, orangutans as pests Lord, they price each £ 70 reward to kill orangutans. In order to obtain reward, some people are everywhere killing these endangered apes.
The British rescue workers to help these two wild orangutans is a mother and daughter. When found, they seem frightened and helpless, her mother and hugged their children. They rescued the British charity group that can be successfully implemented in the last minute rescue, really lucky.
It is understood that, decades ago, the number of local wild orangutans once reached 250,000, and now fewer than 50,000.