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News Archive July 2018

Guest Lecture: The Sumatran Orangutans Conservation Based on the Dispersal Pattern

  • 20 July 2018

Olivia Wassmer spent several months to observed bands of unflanged Sumatran orangutans moved around in North Sumatera.  She conducted the observation of this critically endangered species as part of her research to understand their dispersal pattern. In biological sciences, dispersal is defined as both the movement from a birth site to a breeding site and from one breeding site to another. Related to the Orangutans, she stated that the Orangutans known as a large ape with long-distance dispersal. She presented…

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Guest Lecture: Knowing more about Sumatran Orangutans

  • 2 July 2018

Tom Roth, a master of science student in Environmental Biology, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, came to the Department of Biology to broaden the knowledge of the Department students in the field of animal biosciences. In the guest lecture event held at Reading Room (Ruang Baca) of the Department of Biology (June 25, 2018), he explained the aggregation behavior of Sumatran orangutans (Pongo abelii) living in the low-productive…

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