The Magic of the Forest (Pre-Orangutan)

by Danay C. Downing As I step into the forest, an overwhelming sense of excitement runs through me.  I smell the fresh, crisp air, and I see green – green leaves, green plants, green trees – so much Green – so much taken for granted in other parts of the world.  But here, it is […]

Baby boom in peatswamp

Written by Eka Cahyaningrum (BNF primate scientist) June and July are difficult months for us in our beloved Sebangau peat-swamp forest. Not only because it’s ‘ floody’ months but also because all the primates went under the radar. In the first week, we were a bit disappointed, because even with 8 people in the forest, […]