world talking news – Animal rescue workers capture moment orangutan tries to defend its home from loggers
Animal rescue staff captured the second a orangutan tried to cease loggers destroying its habitat in West Borneo.
The ape was filmed clinging to a tree because it was felled within the Ketapang District after which grabbing onto a digger because it moved in.
Two members from Worldwide Animal Rescue’s (IAR) Orangutan Safety Unit then arrived on the scene and tried to coax the animal down and out of hazard.
The orangutan’s actions paused the loggers’ operation for some time, till finally it swung down from the fallen tree and made off by the undergrowth.