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Bor­neo’s Batang Ai re­gion is a haven for wild orang­utans, thanks to an age-old tribal taboo that has pro­tected the apes for as long as any­one can re­mem­ber.

DestinAsian - - DEPARTMENTS - BY MARK EVELEIGH

Scout­ing for crit­i­cally en­dan­gered orang­utans with the Iban in a re­mote cor­ner of Sarawak.

Pho­to­graphs by Mark Eveleigh

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