Orangutans http://michiganradio.org en Michigan girl scouts take on saving endangered species in Asia http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-girl-scouts-take-saving-endangered-species-asia <p><a href="http://www.saveorangutan.bravehost.com/">Two Ann Arbor teens</a> are trying to save Orangutans on the other side of the globe from becoming extinct. Orangutans have become an endangered species because of poaching and the <a href="http://www.ran.org/">rainforests they live</a> in are being destroyed.</p><p>15-year olds Rhiannon Tomtishen and Madison Vorva became friends 4 years ago through Girl Scouts. Tomtishen says it their mission started when they decided to work together to earn a bronze award.</p> Tue, 15 Mar 2011 13:55:58 +0000 Lindsey Smith 1655 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan girl scouts take on saving endangered species in Asia