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Eco-photos of the week: Dec. 27-Jan. 2

By: Catie Leary on Jan. 1, 2010, 8:31 a.m.
Animal smuggling thwarted

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Animal smuggling thwarted

A young orangutan peers out of a cage on Dec. 30 at an animal quarantine station inside the Soekarno Hatta airport in Tangerang, Indonesia. Indonesian officials thwarted a plot to smuggle the orangutan and other endangered animals into Saudi Arabia.