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Satwa – Satu individu orangutan jantan dievakuasi pada hari Kamis (22 November 2018) lalu oleh Tim HOCRU OIC,  BKSDA Aceh dan masyarakat lokal dari desa Pulo Paya, Kecamatan Trumon Tengah, Kabupaten Aceh Selatan – Provinsi Aceh. Orangutan ini, yang kemudian dinamakan Sabar, ditemukan terisolasi pada perkebunan kelapa sawit milik masyarakat setempat. Sabar diperkirakan berumur 35 tahun dan berat badan sekitar 80 kg.

Foto: orangutan information centre

Sayangnya, dari pengecekan kesehatan umum yang dilakukan, Sabar ditemukan dengan kondisi luka bekas senjata tajam yang kemudian dijahit oleh dokter hewan kami serta sebuah peluru yang tersayang di badannya. Selain lukanya, secara keseluruhan Sabar dinyatakan sehat dan dapat dirilis kembali ke hutan Leuser pada hari yang sama.

Foto: orangutan information centre

In english:

Second Chance of Freedom At Last
A male orangutan was evacuated on last Thursday (22nd November 2018) by OIC HOCRU team, Aceh BKSDA and local people from Pulo Paya village, Middle Trumon subdistrict, South Aceh district of Aceh province. This orangutan that later named Sabar, was found isolated within an oil palm plantations owned by the local people.

Sabar is estimated about 35 years old and 80 kg of weight. Unfortunately from  his general health check up, Sabar had a sharp weapon wound that later stitched by our vet and an air ruffle bullet on his body. Despite of the wound, Sabar has a good health condition and can be released back to the Leuser forest at the same day.

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