Chelsea

Chelsea

Orangutan
Pongo pygmaeus

Type: Mammal

Diet: Fruits, leaves, insects

Average life span in the wild: 30 to 40 years

Height: 4 to 5 ft (1.2 to 1.5m)

Weight: 73 to 180 lbs (33 to 82 kg)

Protection status: Endangered

Birthdate: June 6th 2003

Arrived at the Greenville Zoo: July 9th 2003

Fun fact: Chelsea and her partner, Mia, are parents to Bob, a male orangutan, born at The Greenville Zoo and now residing at the Oregon Zoo.