Michelle Desilets Talks About Orangutans

Michelle Desilets is the Executive Director of the Orangutan Land Trust and, at the end of November, spoke with Laurel Neme on her The WildLife radio show about orangutans.  The two part interview may be heard by clicking on the links below.

Interview – Part One

In this part, they discussed orangutan biology, habits and the interconnected threats – from the pet trade to habitat loss and expansion of oil palm plantations – facing these primates.

Interview – Part Two

The second part covers the process of rehabilitating orangutans and teaching them to be wild.

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