Borneo Orangutan Society Canada (BOS Canada) is an independent, registered Canadian charity founded to support orangutan conservation and to raise awareness of the serious threats to orangutan survival. We are dedicated to protecting wild and rehabilitant orangutans and their native habitat. The funds we raise primarily support orangutan protection in the field, in Indonesia and Malaysia. […]
We are pleased to announce that our new and updated BOS Canada website is finally here. We hope you enjoy the new look! If anything isn’t working smoothly yet please let us know. Also check out our new facebook page, and follow us on twitter! We are now accepting applications for our 2018 conservation grants. […]
BOS Canada founder Dr. Anne Russon was recently featured in several news outlets discussing a new research study published in Current Biology. The article discusses deforestation and declining orangutan populations on the island of Borneo. Check out the CBC article! Dr. Russon has also been featured in some other news stories recently: BBC: Poo, […]
BOS CANADA Conservation Grants 2018 BOS Canada has a fund of $6,000 CAD to provide small grants in support of conservation research on orangutans or related projects, including conservation education. Proposals involving direct conservation work must include a research component that evaluates the effectiveness of the conservation activities proposed (evidence, assessment). Award amounts range from […]
Our 2017 Newsletter is now available for download. The newsletter covers our activities for the year as well as updates from the projects and grants we support. Download our 2017 Newsletter here.
We are in the process of updating our website, please be patient during the transition process. Please contact us if there are any problems.