Watch and Read

As Tanjung Puting National Park is the center of orangutan research in the world, there are plenty of books and documentaries covering orangutans and other wildlife, their habitat in Tanjung Puting National Park and particularly around Camp Leakey.


The Intimate Ape: Orangutans and the Secret Life of a Vanishing Species by Shawn Thompson and Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson (Feb 23, 2010)

Reflections of Eden: My Years with the Orangutans of Borneo by Birute M. F. Galdikas

Orangutan: A Memoir by Colin Broderick (Dec 29, 2009)

Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts from an Animal Photographer by Jill Davis and Steve Grubman (Jun 8, 2010)

Among Orangutans: Red Apes and the Rise of Human Culture by Carel van Schaik and Perry van Duijnhoven (Nov 30, 2004)

Orangutans (WorldLife Library) by Robert W. Shumaker (Nov 15, 2007)

Baby Orangutan (San Diego Zoo Animal Library) by Julie Shively, Meredith Johnson and San Diego Zoo (Mar 1, 2005)

Suryia Swims!: The True Story of How an Orangutan Learned to Swim by Bhagavan Antle, Barry Bland and Thea Feldman (May 8, 2012)

Orangutans: Geographic Variation in Behavioral Ecology and Conservation (Oxford Biology) by Serge A. Wich, S. Suci Utami Atmoko, Tatang Mitra Setia and Carel P. van Schaik (Feb 28, 2010)

Orang-Utans by Ronald Cohn Jesse Russell (Jan 1, 2012)

The Pictorial Guide to the Living Primates by Noel Rowe and Russell A. Mittermeier (Aug 1996)

Those Mischievous Monkeys (Those Amazing Animals) by Bonnie Nickel and Steve Weaver (Jan 1, 2012)

The Primate Family Tree: The Amazing Diversity of Our Closest Relatives by Ian Redmond (Aug 25, 2011)

Eyewitness Books : Gorilla, Monkey & Ape by Ian Redmond (Jun 1, 2000)

Science Kids: Apes and Monkeys by Barbara Taylor (Nov 15, 2007)

Monkey Stuff: A children’s rhyming counting b… by Rebecca BielawskiThe Chimpanzee Family Book (Animal Family Ser… by Jane Goodall, Michael Neugebauer

A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Indonesia by Morten Strange (Dec 10, 2012)

A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Southeast Asia: Including the Philippines and Borneo (Princeton Field Guides) by Morten Strange (Jan 13, 2003)


 Orangutan Island – Season 1 (2008)

IMAX: Born to Be Wild (+ UltraViolet…

Ape Genius (2008)

Nature:Clever Monkeys

In the Wild: Orang-Utan with Julia.

The Life of Mammals, Vol. 4

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