A newly released Sumatran orangutan at the Jantho Nature Reserve in Aceh on Thursday. (Antara Photo/Irwansyah Putra)

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FEBRUARY 14, 2020

A Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) was released back to its natural habitat in the Jantho Nature Reserve in Aceh Besar, Aceh, on Thursday. The Sustainable Ecosystem Foundation (YEL) and the Aceh Natural Resources Conservation Center (BKSDA) have released a total of 128 orangutans in the Jantho Reserve, including transplanted orangutans, in the past nine years.