- An orangutan bravely fought back at an excavating equipment
- It was trying to stop the backhoe from destroying its home
- The clip captured on cam during a demolition of a section of Sungai Putri Forest in West Kalimantan, Indonesia elicited mixed reactions
A brave orangutan was caught on cam trying to protect its habitat. He was desperately trying to stop a backhoe from destroying their home. He tried to stop the excavating equipment with his bare hands.
He fell into a stack of tree branches on his first attempt, but he was determined to stop the machine and climbed back again.
According to a report by Majestic Animals, the clip was filmed during a demolition of a portion of the Sungai Putri Forest in West Kalimantan, Indonesia.
This forest served as a home to critically endangered Bornean orangutans.
Watch the video here:
The orangutan was saved and relocated with the help of International Animal Rescue (IAR).
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