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River Rapids Stand Between These Orangutans and Freedom

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River Rapids Stand Between These Orangutans and Freedom

Short | 02:19

A release team is transporting a group of orangutans to Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park. But first, they need to navigate some dangerous river rapids.

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The pressure is high at Nyaru Menteng. A clumsy climber faces being held back if she can't start making progress. After being denied bananas one time too many, an overweight orangutan takes matters into his own hands. And for six remarkable jungle school graduates, it's a day of new beginnings. Journey into the heart of Borneo as these special creatures are finally set free.

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