Leuser rainforest: From poacher to animal protector
As a poacher Khaedir killed hundreds of endangered hornbills. Until one day when an encounter with one of the birds transformed his life.
This is a series about the animals of Indonesia's Leuser rainforest and the people trying to save them. Leuser is one of the most biodiverse places on earth.
Part two of a five part series.
- Orangutan 'shot 62 times' in Indonesia
- The elephant men of Bener Meriah
- Will Sumatra's elephants go extinct?
- Baby orangutans rescued from pet trade
Filmed, edited and produced by Charlotte Pamment
Reporter: Mehulika Sitepu, BBC Indonesia
Additional production support by Shinta Retnani
30 Apr 2019