Tuesday, 17 September 2019 | 19:28 WIB

Taman Safari Indonesia Welcomes Orangutans Livia and Lindung

Taman Safari Indonesia Welcomes Orangutans Livia and Lindung (id.wikipedia)

BOGOR, NETRALNEWS.COM –  Taman Safari Indonesia (TSI) has now added a collection of orangutans after obtaining a donation from a private company.

Tony Sumampau, Director of TSI, said this donation is very helpful in the effort of orangutan conservation conducted by TSI at Cisarua West Java. The donation is in the form of orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus) from a private company.

He explained with the donation is expected to be a good example for others to do the same. "As a form of concern for the preservation of orangutans", said Tony, Sunday (27/08/2017).

The contribution to orangutan conservation is provided by Rehau Indonesia, a private company engaged in the field of plastic management. The handover is linked to the commemoration of World Orangutan Day commemorated every August 19th.

The donation of conservation fund donations was conducted in TSI Cisarua primate area by David Koandi, Plant Manager of Rehau Indonesia to Okke Nurya, General Manager of TSI.

The handing over of donation was also witnessed by Tony Sumampau,  and orangutan curator Imam Purwadi. The simple event is also filled with the gift of fruit that has been decorated in such a way, to the two orang utans named Livia and Lindung.

In addition, the handover of orangutan dolls, and award awards. After the donation of orangutans conservation fund donations, the donors looked closely at the orangutan's "exhibit" in the primate area of TSI.