An orangutan looks much like a human. It has 2 arms and 2 legs. An orangutan has shaggy red brown fur that grows all over their body. Orangutans grow to 1.52400m long 1.8288 meters max. They weigh 32.25-50 kilos for a female and 50-100 kilos for a male, they also have an arm span of 1.52400 meters. Also an orangutan with a larger face is a male.
the orangutans biggest threat is logging and oil palm plantation. Tjhere are protected areas in Borneo and Sumatra but Three quarters of orangutans live out of the areas. The orangutan is an endangered species, and people killing mothers and taking their young into zoos and circuses illegally isn't helping that. there are approximately 19,000-25,000 left in the wild and 900 in captivity.
Orangutans are very solitary creatures. they copy others often. in captivity orangutans copy humans, they do very peculiar things that they have copied. In the wild an orangutan will make a new nest every night to sleep in, because they are always on the move. adult male orangutans live alone and only come together with a female to mate.